Le Moyne College — Assistant Professor, Physics

The Department of Physics at Le Moyne College, located in Syracuse, New York, invites applications from qualified candidates for the full-time tenure-track position of Assistant Professor, beginning in August 2022. The Assistant Professor position carries a 3-3 teaching load comprised of undergraduate Physics courses. In this position, the Assistant Professor will also be required to actively involve undergraduate students in his/her research and provide academic advisement to Physics majors.  The successful candidate will be expected to engage in internal and external College service activities.  

Qualified candidates must possess a Ph.D. degree in Physics.  Qualified candidates must be experimentalists within the field of Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics (AMO) or a closely related field.  In addition, qualified candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching at all levels, maintain an active record of research/scholarly activity within the field of study and be able to involve undergraduate students in scholarly research activity.  Qualified candidates must have familiarity with pedagogical practices informed by Physics education research.  Finally, qualified applicants who have an interest and willingness to create interdisciplinary connections with other Le Moyne College science departments are particularly encouraged to apply.   

To apply for this position, visit our website at http://www.lemoyne.edu/employment, please click the “Apply Now” button and submit the required materials for consideration: a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, statement of teaching philosophy and experience, and statement/description of research interests that describes how undergraduates would be involved in the proposed research.  Also, please arrange to have three letters of recommendation, at least one of which addresses teaching ability or potential, sent electronically to lemoynehr@lemoyne.edu with a subject line of “Physics Search”. 

Le Moyne College is an equal opportunity employer and seeks to attract an academically and culturally diverse faculty, welcoming applicants from historically under-represented groups and/or those who have experience teaching diverse student populations. Women, minority candidates, and Jesuits are encouraged to apply. Review of applications will begin on December 31, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.

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