Coastal Carolina University — Visiting Assistant Professor Physics & Engineering Science

The College of Science at Coastal Carolina University invites applications for the position of Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Physics and Engineering Science for spring 2020.

We are seeking individuals comfortable with teaching introductory physics courses for both science and non-science majors. Ideal candidates will have a Ph.D. in physics or a related discipline with a strong background in physics through either an additional master’s degree or relevant coursework.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references, electronically at One reference must be able to address the applicant’s teaching ability. Candidates must also submit a two-page statement of teaching philosophy that describes specifics of what a typical class session would look like to an outside observer. Screening of applications will begin immediately. Inquiries about the positions should be directed to Dr. Brianna Thomas by email to

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 45 states and 58 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply.

Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.

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