Assistant Professor of Physics

Position ID: 45234
Dalton State College
School of Arts and Sciences
Physical Sciences
Position Description
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 

Assistant Professor of Physics (Tenure-track)
Dalton State College, Georgia

The Department of Physical Sciences at Dalton State College is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Physics to begin in August of 2020.

This position includes responsibility for teaching 27-28 credit hours per academic year, directing undergraduate research and service-learning, advising and mentoring students, keeping office hours, developing curriculum, assessment of student learning, providing service to the campus and community, and undertaking professional development. Teaching assignments may include day, evening, or online courses.


A doctorate in physics or a closely related field is required.

Application Procedure

A complete application must include (1) a letter of interest, (2) a statement of teaching philosophy, (3) a curriculum vita, (4) three current letters of reference, and (5) transcripts of all college work. Official transcripts are required upon hire. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be received by February 28, 2020. Materials should be emailed to Mr. Daniel Danahy, .

Equal Opportunity / Non-Discrimination Statement

Please be advised that University System of Georgia policy requires the completion of a background check as a prior condition of employment.  Employment opportunities, admissions policies, activities, services, and facilities of the College do not exclude any person on the basis of race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, or disability. AA/EEO

Dalton State College (DSC) has recently been designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution; the first member of the University System of Georgia to receive this designation. We are located about 90 miles from Atlanta and 30 miles from Chattanooga, TN.

Contract Period: 
10 months
CIP Discipline Code: 
Physics, General
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Monday, August 3, 2020
Recruitment Data
Vacancy Status: 

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