Teaching Position – Dept. of Physics and Astronomy (non-tenure track)

Posted Tuesday, June 22, 2021

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) invites applications for a one-year, full-time, non-tenure track teaching position to begin 1 August 2021. Applicants must have a minimum of a master’s degree in Physics; Ph.D. is preferred. Successful candidates must have a strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate education and be capable of teaching a variety of undergraduate courses and laboratory classes in physics.  The teaching load will be the equivalent of five 3-credit courses per semester, but with a small number of preps.  This position may be renewed beyond the initial one-year term.   

VMI is a public, four-year undergraduate military college for men and women (1700 students) located in the historic Shenandoah Valley of Virginia. All faculty members are required to wear a military uniform. However, prior military service is not required. More information about the VMI can be found at http://www.vmi.edu 

Apply on-line at: Teaching Position - Dept. of Physics and Astronomy (non-tenure track)

Applicants should submit curriculum vitae, letter of application, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research, and three letters of recommendation. Applications accepted until the position is filled.  

In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are also encouraged to apply.  VMI will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with documented disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to employment, educational opportunities, programs and services.



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