Visiting Assistant Professor - Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs New York

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Skidmore College

Saratoga Springs, New York


United States
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Skidmore College is a highly regarded, selective, independent, coeducational, residential, liberal arts College. Located in beautiful Saratoga Springs, New York, Skidmore sits on a pristine campus of over 750 acres near the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. Saratoga Springs is a not-so-well-guarded secret of rich tradition accented with an abounding youthful feeling. The college's unique location makes it the perfect place for those who desire the peace of country-like living as well as the excitement and activity accessible in nearby larger cities. Skidmore College offers its employees opportunities for professional and personal growth, a very competitive benefits package, and the ability to positively impact the community.

The Skidmore College community awaits your arrival, so if you welcome challenges and are interested in making a difference, come join us!

Job Summary

The Departments of Physics and Mathematics at Skidmore College invite applications for a one-year, full-time faculty position to begin fall 2016. The College seeks to attract an academically and culturally diverse faculty, welcoming applicants from historically under-represented groups and/or who have experience teaching diverse student populations. A Ph.D. in Physics is required, and prior teaching experience is desirable. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate physics courses as well as introductory calculus.

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.

Review of materials will begin February 1, with applications accepted until the position is filled.
 

Minimum Qualifications

Ph.D. in Physics  

Preferred Qualifications

Prior teaching experience  

Required Applicant Documents

Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
 


Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, military or marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics or prior arrest or conviction record or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.

CREATIVE THOUGHT MATTERS

Keyword Phrases

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  • Visiting Assistant Professor
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  • Fostering a Diverse & Inclusive Community
  • Country-style living; big city access
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: See Job Description