Physics Department Visiting Faculty

The Department of Physics at Illinois Wesleyan University invites applications for a one-year full-time visiting faculty position beginning Fall 2014. Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in Physics and be excited about the possibility of teaching in an undergraduate physics department that emphasizes close faculty-student interaction. Full-time faculty members at IWU teach a total of six courses during the academic year.  We have a strong preference for someone who has an affection for and significant experience
in laboratory work.

Complete applications (a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy and unofficial transcripts of graduate schoolwork) and two to three letters of reference (addressing the candidate’s potential and past performance as a teacher) should be sent, preferably by e-mail to lfrench@iwu.edu or by US mail to:

Linda French, Department of Physics
Illinois Wesleyan University
P.O. Box 2900
Bloomington, IL 61702-2900.

More information about the department and facilities is available at http://titan.iwu.edu/~physics. Inquiries may be sent to lfrench@iwu.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. A pre-employment background investigation is required.  Illinois Wesleyan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For further information see our jobs web page at http://www.iwu.edu/iwujobs/

NOTES:
If hired, you must furnish proof that you are legally permitted to work in the United States.
Requirements: Candidates should possess a Ph.D. in Physics.  Must have experience in teaching introductory physics laboratories.