Assistant Professor of Physics

University of South Carolina Lancaster in South Carolina

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted September 25, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Competitive
Employment Type Full-time

Assistant Professor of Physics

The University of South Carolina Lancaster, a regional campus of the University of South Carolina located approximately thirty-five (35) miles south of Charlotte, NC seeks candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in Physics beginning January 1, 2014 or August 16, 2014. Applicants should hold the Ph.D. or other terminal degree in Physics, including credentials necessary for departmental approval to teach introductory and advanced Physics courses. Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching at the university level. The position will normally require the teaching of three lectures and two labs per semester or its equivalent, including evening and distance education classes as needed, as well as a commitment to scholarship and university/community service.

Applicants should complete an Academic Personal Information application, as well as upload a cover letter that specifically addresses the applicant's qualifications and curriculum vitae online at http://uscjobs.sc.edu (Requisition # 006722). Copies of graduate transcripts and three recent letters of recommendation should be mailed to Physics Search Committee; Attention Ms. Tracey Mobley Chavous; University of South Carolina Lancaster; PO Box 889 Lancaster SC 29721. Files will be reviewed upon receipt of all required documents until a suitable candidate is chosen. USC Lancaster offers the State of South Carolina benefits package.

The University of South Carolina Lancaster is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.