Assistant or Associate Professor of Physics & Astronomy

Position ID: 38012
College of Coastal Georgia
School of Arts & Sciences
Natural Sciences
Branch Campus: 
Brunswick, GA
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor
Job Description: 
Nature of Work

The School of Arts and Sciences invites applications for a full-time, Tenure Track Assistant/Associate Professor of Physics and Astronomy position within the Department of Natural Sciences. This appointment is expected to begin August 1, 2018. This position is an academic year (10 month) appointment.

Essential Duties

The successful person will have a broad background in Physics and Astronomy. Responsibilities include teaching, coordinating, and revising courses in calculus-based Physics, algebra-based Physics, Astronomy, and other physical science courses, as needed (including interdisciplinary science courses for education). Other responsibilities include advising and participation in departmental and college committees. The candidate will be expected to have a commitment to excellence in teaching, a commitment to professional development, and to serving students in a collegiate setting. The candidate will be expected to work cooperatively with others and be willing to teach both day and evening courses at the Brunswick campus or Camden Center location as needed.

Minimum Qualifications and Training

• ABD or PhD. In Physics or related field by time of hire.
• 12 months experience teaching undergraduate courses in Physics.

Preferred Qualifications and Training

• 2-5 years experience teaching undergraduate courses in Physics.
• 2 years experience teaching Astronomy.

Special Instructions to Applicants

The College of Coastal Georgia is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The College supports equal employment opportunities for all persons without regard to race, color, creed, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, gender, national origin, status as a war veteran, age, disability, or any other status protected by law.

Based on the University system of Georgia’s policy, official sealed transcripts must be provided upon offer and acceptance of all Faculty positions.

Application Procedure: 
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Contract Period: 
10 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Physics, General
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Required Qualifications
1 year
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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