The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Brigham Young University (BYU) in Provo, Utah, invites applications for a visiting professorial faculty position. The position is for one-year visiting faculty. The position may be renewable up to three total years subject to department need and satisfactory performance. The new faculty member will be expected to teach courses over a wide range of the physics and astronomy curriculum (service courses, majors courses, laboratory courses and graduate courses). Research experience and interests that augment existing research programs in the department (see http://www.physics.byu.edu) are preferred. Ability and interest in mentoring undergraduate and graduate students in research projects is preferred. A PhD degree in physics or related field is required. The desired starting date is Winter Semester 2020. Interested candidates should complete the online application at https://yjobs.byu.edu (posting 80732) including a cover letter outlining teaching experience and research expertise as well as professional aspirations and a current CV. Please list the individual contact information for each of your three recommenders on the faculty application. At some point during the selection process they may be contacted to submit their letters of reference electronically. Completed qualified applications will be reviewed in the order they are received. BYU, an equal opportunity employer, requires all faculty members to observe the university’s honor code and dress and grooming standards. Preference is given to qualified candidates who are members in good standing of the affiliated church, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Internal Number: 80732
About Brigham Young University Dept. of Physics and Astronomy
The Department of Physics and Astronomy at Brigham Young University with a permanent faculty of 32 offers MS and PhD degrees and involves undergraduates in research.
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