Physics/Astronomy - Non-Tenure Track Faculty Vacancy Pool
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Categories:College of Science & Engineering
Position TitlePhysics/Astronomy - Non-Tenure Track Faculty Vacancy Pool
About the UniversityWestern Washington University, with over 16,000 students in seven colleges and the graduate school, is nationally recognized for its educational programs, students and faculty. The campus is located in Bellingham, Washington, a coastal community of 83,000 overlooking Bellingham Bay, the San Juan Islands and the North Cascades Mountain range. The city lies 90 miles north of Seattle and 60 miles south of Vancouver, British Columbia. Western is the highest-ranking public, master's-granting university in the Pacific Northwest, according to the 2019 U.S. News & World Report rankings.
About the DepartmentThe College of Science and Engineering and the Department of Physics & Astronomy support Western's mission, which states that together with our students, staff, and faculty, we are committed to making a positive impact in the state and the world with a shared focus on academic excellence and inclusive achievement. We encourage applications from women, people of color, people with disabilities, veterans, and other candidates from underrepresented backgrounds and with diverse experiences interested in this opportunity.
About the Position
The Department of Physics & Astronomy maintains a vacancy pool of qualified persons interested in temporary teaching positions. In anticipation of possible openings throughout the academic year and summer sessions, applications are accepted continuously for temporary non-tenure track teaching positions on a part-time basis with occasional opportunities for temporary, full-time appointments. Positions may become available at any time and are typically filled on a quarterly basis.
Position Responsibilities: Lecture and/or lab instruction in Physics and/or Astronomy courses
+ M.S. in Physics, Astronomy or related field
+ Ability to work effectively with diverse students, faculty and staff, and commitment to cultivating learning environments that are equitable and inclusive of students with diverse social identities and backgrounds
+ Commitment to evidence-based, student-centered teaching methods
+ PhD in Physics, Astronomy or related field
+ Demonstrated successful teaching experience
Commensurate with experience and qualifications
United Faculty of Western Washington
A letter of application addressing the above qualifications, teaching experience, a curriculum vitae, and contact information of three references are required. In your cover letter, please specifically address your ability to work effectively with diverse students, faculty and staff, as well as commitment to cultivating learning environments that are equitable and inclusive of students with diverse social identities and backgrounds.
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Advertised:May 15 2019 09:00Pacific Daylight Time