The Physics Department of Lafayette College, a highly selective undergraduate liberal arts institution with programs in the arts, sciences, social sciences, and engineering, invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position for academic year 2019-20.
We are seeking candidates with a demonstrated enthusiasm for undergraduate teaching. The successful candidate will teach introductory physics effectively in classroom and laboratory environments, and may also teach intermediate or advanced courses in physics or astronomy, depending on the candidate's areas of interest. Candidates will teach three courses per semester.
A Ph.D. in physics or closely related field is preferred; ABD candidates will also be considered.
In your application, please address how your teaching, mentoring, and/or community service support Lafayette College's commitment to diversity and inclusion articulated in the College's diversity statement (https://about.lafayette.edu/diversity-statement/). Consideration of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
Lafayette College is located in Easton, Pennsylvania, 70 miles from New York City and 60 miles from Philadelphia.
Lafayette College is committed to creating a diverse community, one that is inclusive and responsive, and is supportive of each and all of its faculty, students, and staff. All members of the College community share a responsibility for creating, maintaining, and developing a learning environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is practiced. Lafayette College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
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