Astronomy and Space Science, Physics: Condensed Matter, Physics: Physics
The Department of Physics at Bowdoin College invites applications for a two-year, full-time visiting assistant professor position, with research specialization open, to begin July 1, 2018. The teaching load is two courses per semester, one of which must be Introductory Astronomy. The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for excellence in teaching and a commitment to undergraduate liberal arts education. Requirements for the Ph.D. are expected to have been completed at the time of appointment.
Bowdoin College accepts only electronic submissions. Please visit https://careers.bowdoin.edu to submit letter of application, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references who have agreed to provide letters of recommendation upon request.
Review of applications will begin as they arrive and continue until the position is filled.
A highly selective liberal arts college on the Maine coast with a diverse student body made up of 31% students of color, 5% international students and approximately 15% first generation college students, Bowdoin College is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from candidates committed to the instruction and support of a diverse student population and those who will enrich and contribute to the College’s ethnic and cultural diversity. We value a community in which students of all backgrounds are warmly welcomed and encouraged to succeed. In your application materials, we encourage you to address how your teaching, scholarship, and/or mentorship may support our commitment to diversity and inclusion.
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About Bowdoin College
A highly selective liberal arts college on the Maine coast with a diverse student body made up of 31% students of color, 5% international students and approximately 15% first generation college students, Bowdoin College is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage inquiries from candidates who will enrich and contribute to the cultural, socio-economic, and ethnic diversity of our college. Bowdoin College does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital status, religion, creed, ancestry, national and ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, or veteran status in employment, or in our education programs. For further information about the College, please visit our website: http://www.bowdoin.edu