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Available Positions in Physics & Astronomy


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Physics and Astronomy
Western Kentucky University
1906 College Heights Blvd #11077
Bowling Green, KY 42101-1077
Phone: 270-745-4357
Fax: 270-745-2014

Physics and Astronomy Instructor

The Physics and Astronomy Department invites applications for a regular full-time Instructor position starting on August 15, 2015. We seek a person with a strong commitment to teaching undergraduate physics and/or astronomy courses and laboratories. 

Requirements: A Ph.D. degree in astronomy with teaching lecture and laboratory experience at the undergraduate level including introductory modern physics.

Review of all applications will begin March 15 2015, with applications being accepted until the position is filled.  Please submit a letter of interest, cv, statement of teaching experience/philosophy and the names and contact information of three references to mike.carini@wku.edu.

Assistant Professor (non-tenure track)

The Physics and Astronomy Department invites applications for a one-year appointment to a non-tenure track Assistant Professorship from August 16, 2015 to May 15, 2016. We seek a person with a strong commitment to teaching undergraduate physics and/or astronomy courses and laboratories.

Requirements: A Ph.D. degree in physics, astronomy, or a related field with postdoctoral experience and experience teaching physics and/or astronomy classes and laboratories at the undergraduate level.

Review of all applications will begin May 1, 2015, with applications being accepted until the position is filled. Please submit a letter of interest, CV, statement of teaching experience/philosophy, and the names and contact information of three references to steven.gibson@wku.edu.

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