Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor - Miami University in Oxford Ohio

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Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

United States


Detailed Job Description

Job ID 486

Miami University Hamilton invites applications for a one-year faculty position in physics beginning August 2015. 


Full-load of teaching duties include introductory algebra-based physics, introductory calculus-based physics and their associated laboratories as well courses for non-science majors.  Additional duties may include providing general advising to undergraduates and performing service to the department and the university.

Appointment period:  academic year 2015/16 (August 17, 2015 – May 17, 2016). 

Minimum Qualifications

The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. (for appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor) or Master’s (for appointment as Instructor) in physics or a closely related field and a commitment to excellence in undergraduate physics teaching. 

Preferred Qualifications

Experience using active learning strategies and teaching in online and hybrid formats.  

Miami University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with smoke- and tobacco-free campuses, is committed to a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Keyword Phrases

  • Physics Hamilton Campus
  • Visiting Assistant Professor or Instructor
  • #1 Nationally for best teaching
  • Opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Inclusive, equitable working environment
  • Physics
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: See Job Description
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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