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Instructor, Physics and Astronomy (Pool)

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Announcement Details

Pool Title Instructor, Physics and Astronomy
Position Summary

POOL POSTING: Physics and Astronomy Instructors

Applications to this pool will be utilized to fill part-time, non-tenure track, non-benefits eligible instructor positions as student demand dictates at the Athens campus and at our regional campuses for traditional classroom courses. The number of courses in Physics and Astronomy offered each semester is largely dependent on full-time faculty leave of absences and student demand. Therefore, we often have the need for part-time instructors with very short notice. Such part-time positions will be filled utilizing qualified applicants from this pool.

Applications will be accepted into the pool on an ongoing basis.

This instructor position will consist of teaching introductory courses related to Physical Science, Astronomy and Physics. Please see www.ohio.edu/physastro for details on our program.

Required Qualifications

MS in physics or related discipline, or equivalent experience for the following courses: Physical Science, Astr <= 1400, and Phys <= 2002.

Ph. D. in physics or related discipline or equivalent experience for the following courses: Astr > 1400, and Phys > 2002.

Preferred Qualifications

MS or Ph.D. for previously mentioned courses with evidence of teaching effectiveness.

Special Instructions to applicants

When prompted, please attach the following documents:
1) A current resume or Curriculum Vitae
2) A cover letter INCLUDING YOUR ANTICIPATED AVAILABILITY TO TEACH DURING THE UPCOMING YEAR, and CAMPUS PREFERENCE AND CAMPUS AVAILABILITY
3) A list of 3 professional references including a current phone number and/or email address (unless previous appointment with Physics and Astronomy)
4) Optional documents include course syllabi, teaching philosophy, copies of transcripts, research interests. Evidence of teaching effectiveness can be included under the ‘Other’ optional documents area.

Screening Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please indicate how you learned about this posting.
    • www. ohiouniversityjobs.com
    • www.higheredjobs.com
    • www.ohiomeansjobs.com
    • The Athens Messenger
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Ohio University employee
    • OHIO Jobs Line (phone)
    • Employment Agency
    • Posted Announcement
    • Professional association
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, etc)
    • OTHER

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References
Optional Documents
  1. Actual or proposed course syllabi
  2. Teaching philosophy statement
  3. Unofficial transcripts
  4. Research Interest
  5. Other (See Special Instructions to Applicants for Details)