Berry College, a selective small liberal arts college in Northwest Georgia, has an opening for an entry-level tenure-track Assistant Professor of Physics. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in experimental or engineering physics and a commitment to excellence in undergraduate physics teaching. Duties will include teaching physics/engineering courses at the introductory and advanced undergraduate level (including electronics and advanced laboratory courses) as well as supervising undergraduate research and serving as an academic advisor to students. Faculty are expected to conduct and publish original research that incorporates undergraduate student assistance. The department emphasizes active learning and student engagement. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply, and all applicants should describe in their cover letter how they will help recruit and support students from underrepresented groups. Please visit our website at https://www.berry.edu/academics/science/physics/job/ for more information.
Send cover letter, CV, copies of transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research plans suitable for a college environment, and three letters of reference to: Physics Search c/o Regina Launier, Berry College, Mount Berry, GA 30149-5016 or electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin November 8, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.
Located on more than 26,000 acres in northwest Georgia in a setting of great natural beauty, Berry College provides an integrated education that unites a challenging academic program with opportunities for spiritual and moral growth, work experience, and significant service to others.
Persons filling out an application for employment with Berry College will be required to submit to a full national background check.