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Physics Instructor

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Submit application online (specify visa status if not a citizen of U.S.); send current curriculum vitae, all official graduate transcripts and three letters of reference to: Physics Instructor Search Committee, Engineering Technology; Savannah State University, Box 20600, Savannah, GA 31404. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Posting Details 

 Position Information

Working Title Physics Instructor
Job Summary

Effectively teaches Algebra and Calculus-based Introductory Mechanics, Heat and Waves, and Algebra based Introductory Electro Magnetism, Optics and Modern Physics, and Astronomy; designs and lectures to actively engage students. Promotes and strengthens physical sciences program infrastructure; mentors students in career paths. Oversees and analyzes student outcomes in physics. Maintains regularly scheduled office hours in order to advise and assist students in matters related to academics; assists students in achieving completion of objectives. Collaborates with colleagues to address teaching and research issues; participates in SSU recruitment and retention initiatives and in campus and community events. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically delineated in this description.

Minimum Qualifications

A minimum of a Master’s degree (PhD is preferred) in physics or related field with emphasis on physics and Astronomy education research. A minimum of 2 years teaching experience from an accredited institution is considered a plus. Background and/or credit checks may be required.

Preferred Qualifications
Special Information to Applicants

Savannah State University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative-Action Institution committed to diversity, equity and inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, genetics, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records State.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation.
Your application is not considered complete until all required documents have been uploaded to the appropriate section.

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number
Number of Vacancies
Desired Start Date
Position End Date
Open Date 04/19/2016
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Submit application online (specify visa status if not a citizen of U.S.); send current curriculum vitae, all official graduate transcripts and three letters of reference to: Physics Instructor Search Committee, Engineering Technology; Savannah State University, Box 20600, Savannah, GA 31404.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

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Applicant Document

Required Documents
Optional Documents
  1. Letter of Reference 1
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Letter of Reference 2
  4. Letter of Reference 3
  5. Unofficial Transcript 1
  6. Unofficial Transcript 2
  7. Other Document