The Department of Physics at Skidmore College invites applications for a one-year, full-time faculty position to begin fall 2014. A Ph.D. is required, and prior teaching experience is desirable. The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses at all levels of the physics curriculum and participate in department events.
Skidmore is a highly selective liberal arts college that fosters creative approaches to teaching and learning. With its relatively small size and student-faculty ratio, the College is a close-knit academic community. Skidmore's faculty of teacher-scholars are devoted to the instruction and mentoring of approximately 2,400 talented undergraduate men and women from some 47 states and 46 countries.
We are especially interested in candidates from under-represented groups as well as individuals who have experience with diverse populations who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Review of materials will begin February 1, with applications accepted until the position is filled.
Ph.D. in Physics is required and prior teaching experience is desirable.
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