Penn State Hazleton invites
applications for a faculty position, Assistant
Professor of Physics (Tenure-Track, 36 weeks) to
begin August 2017, or as negotiated.
courses (9 credits) each semester using
traditional, hybrid and online delivery methods.
Teaching assignments may include courses in
general physics, fluids, and thermodynamics.
Teaching assignments may require teaching day,
evening and/or Saturday classes as needed.
Publish in refereed journals. Participate in
professional organizations and in course,
curriculum, and program development. Advise
students and provide career guidance. Participate
in campus, university, and community service
Physics, with a preferred specialty in either
applied physics or astrophysics. ABD Considered.
Ability to teach general physics courses
required. Evidence of potential in research and
publication is expected. Commitment to
high-quality instruction in a student-centered
environment is expected. Interest in active and
collaborative learning, the instructional use of
technology, and hybrid and online teaching is an
advantage. Prior college-level and online
teaching experience preferred. Enthusiasm for
working in a multidisciplinary environment is
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is a multi-campus public land-grant university
that improves the lives of the people of
Pennsylvania, the nation, and the world. Our
instructional mission includes undergraduate,
graduate, and continuing and distance education
informed by scholarship and research. Our
research, scholarship, and creative activities
promote human and economic development through
the expansion of knowledge and its applications
in the natural and applied sciences, social
sciences, arts, humanities, and the professions.
Penn State Hazleton is one of more
than 20 Penn State campuses statewide. It is a
student-centered campus of approximately 900
students. The coursework for the first two years
of more than 160 Penn State baccalaureate majors
is offered, as well as ten baccalaureate degrees
and five associate degrees. Our residential
campus is located on a wooded ridge near the
juncture of I-80 and I-81 in Northeastern
Students and faculty at Penn State
Hazleton have all of the resources of a major
research university at their disposal, but in a
small college atmosphere. Class sizes are small
and the student/faculty ratio is low, so students
can receive much individual attention. Our
faculty members are committed to providing a
high-quality educational experience to their
students and are actively engaged in research.
Our students receive a world-class education
delivered in a small campus setting and have
opportunities to participate in undergraduate
research projects supervised by faculty members.
Inquiries about the position should
be addressed to Dr. Elizabeth Wright, Director of
Academic Affairs, Penn State Hazleton. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Telephone: (570)
Applicants are required to submit a cover letter
and curriculum vitae; other information pertinent
to the position may also be included. Finalists
will be asked to submit a list of references. Closing Date:Application review
begins November 1, 2016, and continues until a
suitable candidate is found.
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opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is
committed to providing employment opportunities
to all qualified applicants without regard to
race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin,
disability or protected veteran status.