The mission of the Chemistry & Physics Department is to offer a quality liberal arts educational experience. The department offers modern facilities and instrumentation. The entire Chemistry & Physics curriculum is designed to give students a sound and broad-based background in their discipline. This position is a one-year full-time temporary position for the 2013/2014 academic year. Teaching responsibilities include, but may not be limited to: Physics I & II (lecture, lab, and recitation), Physical Science I & II (lecture and lab). The successful applicant will be expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner, assist in departmental assessment, and maintain a minimum of five hours office hours per week.
Minimum requirements: Master’s degree in Physics with a minimum of one year college teaching experience and completion of a successful interview which will include a teaching demonstration of relevant knowledge and skills. Additional qualifications: Ability to effectively communicate subject material; ability to adapt to changing technologies that support teaching and learning; excellent communication skills; and demonstration, through past accomplishments and behaviors, of the ability to support Mansfield University’s principles and values of Character, Scholarship, Culture, Service (http://www1.mansfield.edu/mansfield-creed) and the University’s strong student-centered vision and mission. Preferred: PhD in Physics. Other conditions of employment are verification of all earned degrees through the receipt of original transcripts and an acceptable background check report.
Effective and enthusiastic teaching for a large diverse audience; timely and fair grading of assignments, quizzes, and exams; ability to communicate and write effectively; effective use of computer technology; willingness to work cooperatively within the Chemistry & Physics Department; and effective communication (verbal and written) and use of electronic teaching technology. Work cooperatively with staff, faculty and administration. May be required to lift, stand, walk, reach with arms, etc.
Temporary full-time position for the 2013/14 academic year. Instructor or Assistant Professor rank. The work load may be increased or decreased depending on enrollment. Salary and rank are dependent on qualifications and experience. Partially paid benefits (http://www.passhe.edu/inside/hr/syshr/benefit_highlights/apscuf_highlights.pdf).
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania - 23 months ago