Visiting Instructor or Assistant Professor of Physics

Posted: 05/29/2022

M.S. in Physics, Astronomy, or related field required, PhD or ABD preferred; ability to teach introductory and upper-level physics courses, as well as general education courses; evidence of potential for teaching excellence; willingness to support the mission of the College.
Teach the equivalent of seven undergraduate courses (approximately three each in both Fall and Winter Term, plus one during May Term), including Astronomy, algebra-based introductory physics with lab, Classical Mechanics, Earth Science, and/or other courses depending on departmental needs and candidate qualifications.
SALARY:                                   Competitive
CONTRACT:                             Nine-month, non-renewable
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: A curriculum vita, unofficial graduate transcripts, the names/contact information for three current references, and letter of application describing your teaching, scholarship, and service experience/interests and how these will support the distinctive mission and institutional learning outcomes of Wartburg College, should be sent electronically to or by regular mail to Jamie Hollaway, Director of Human Resources, Wartburg College, 100 Wartburg Blvd., Waverly, IA 50677-1003. For specific inquiries contact Dr. John Zelle, chair of the search committee at  Further information about the College and the city of Waverly is available at: Wartburg College requires a criminal background check for position finalists.

Type of Employment: Contract

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