The Department of Physics and Astronomy seeks an Assistant Professor in Experimental Physics. Cal State LA is located 5 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, and is a recognized leader in achieving upward mobility for its diverse and multicultural student body. Position duties include teaching and research. The Department seeks a candidate who will develop innovative instructional labs for introductory physics and include students in his/her research. Full text of job ad appears at http://www.calstatela.edu/2018/college-natural-social-sciences/nss-phys-ttf. Review of applications begins February 20, 2018, and continues until position is filled. For information contact Dr. Konrad Aniol, Search Committee Chair, firstname.lastname@example.org.
1) An earned Ph.D. in Physics from an accredited institution (orequivalent);
2) Evidence of teaching effectiveness at the undergraduate level;
3) Evidence of Scholarship through publications in scholarly journals, and;
4) Ability to demonstrate a commitment to working effectively with faculty, staff, and students in a multicultural/multiethnic urban campus environment with a substantial population of first-generation students.
1) Post-doctoral research expertise in experimental physics;
2) Evidence of active development of instrumentation for nuclear or particle physics experiments, including astrophysical applications to those fields, and;
3) Experience in developing innovative instructional labs, especially introductory-level physics courses.
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Cal State LA is one of 23 campuses within the California State University system. With over 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs led by award-winning faculty, Cal State LA’s dedication to access and excellence has been recognized nationally. Founded in 1947, the University is located just minutes from downtown Los Angeles, adjacent to the San Gabriel Valley, and serves more than 28,000 students who reflect the rich ethnic and racial diversity of the area. As a federally recognized Hispanic-serving and Minority-serving institution, Cal State LA recognizes the transformative power of education and embraces its duty to identify and serve the needs of all of its students. This longstanding commitment is reflected in its history as home to the nation’s first Chicano Studies program, second Pan-African Studies program, as well as Latin American and Asian and Asian American Studies programs. Faculty have the opportunity to establish affiliate status with ethnic studies and other academic programs, including the Honors College. In addition to meeting fully its obligations under federal and state law, Cal State LA is committed to creating a community in which a diverse population ...can live, work and learn in an atmosphere of civility and respect for the rights and sensibilities of each individual.