Assistant Professor in Physics - Non-Tenure Track Faculty
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
February 26, 2018
Daytona Beach, Florida
Physics: Astrophysics, Physics: Physics, Physics: Space
The Department of Physical Sciences at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Daytona Beach Campus invites applications for a Non-Tenure-Track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level to teach undergraduate-level physics courses. Applicants with experience and a strong commitment to teaching undergraduate physics are particularly encouraged to apply. Applicants must be available to teach beginning August 15, 2018. Applications will be reviewed beginning March 9 and the position will remain open until filled.
The Physical Sciences Department has about 35 faculty. It is home to one of the leading ABET-accredited undergraduate Engineering Physics programs in the US, as well as growing BS programs in Astronomy & Astrophysics, Space Physics, MS Engineering Physics, and PhD Engineering Physics. The Department also provides service courses in physics, chemistry, and astronomy to other majors.
Must have Ph.D. by time of employment
Area of Study: Physics, Engineering, or related field
1 to 3 years of related teaching experience
Statement of Teaching Philosophy and Experience
List of at least three references
*Note that applications will only be accepted through our careers.erau.edu website.
Primary Location:Daytona Beach, FL-United States
Job: Research and Academics
Education Level: Doctorate Degree
Employee Status: Regular
Internal Number: 180102
About Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
At Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, we teach the science, practice, and business of the world of aviation and aerospace.
The curriculum at Embry-Riddle covers the operation, engineering, research, manufacturing, marketing, and management of modern aircraft and the systems that support them.
ERAU engages in extensive research and consulting that address the unique needs of aviation, aerospace, and related industries.
Residential campuses in Daytona Beach, FL, and Prescott, AZ, provide education in a traditional setting, while Embry-Riddle Worldwide provides instruction through more than 130 classrooms internationally and online.
* Aerospace engineering program is the largest in the nation - 3x the size of the next largest
* Engineering physics program is one of the largest of all ABET-accredited programs
* Major airlines hire more alumni from ERAU than from any other collegiate aviation program.
* Undergraduate aeronautical science (professional pilot) program is largest in the nation; as large as the other top 10 U.S. collegiate flight programs combined.
* Largest supplier of air traffic controllers with bachelor degrees to the F...AA.
* Our two Air Force ROTC detachments form the largest university-based Air Force commissioning source in the nation.
* Student precision flight teams consistently rank among the top in the nation in the SAFECON competition
* Conducts approximately $10 million per year in applied research.
* Leading the development of the Next Generation Air Transportation System
* 34,000 full-time enrolled students.
*ERAU students set a world record as they launched the first two-stage student sounding rocket from a NASA facility.
* Six Embry-Riddle alumni are current or former astronauts: Daniel Burbank, B. Alvin Drew, Ronald Garan Jr., Susan Kilrain, Nicole Stott, and Terry Virts Jr.
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