The Department of Physics and Engineering Physics at Tulane University invites applications for a Professor of Practice (PoP) position in Physics to begin in August 2018 or January 2019. The PoP position is a non-tenured full time academic year (nine month) teaching position (3,3 load) with a renewable 3-year appointment, and it carries a competitive salary and benefits commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications. Faculty promoted to Senior PoP serve renewable 5-year terms.
A doctorate in physics or a closely related field is required. Candidates must be outstanding at teaching and fit well into the goals and activities of our department, which will include teaching a variety of physics courses at the introductory and advanced levels. Applications from candidates who are also interested in teaching astronomy/astrophysics courses are especially welcome.
The Department of Physics and Engineering Physics offers two Ph.D. programs, Physics and Materials Physics and Engineering, and two undergraduate programs, Physics and Engineering Physics. More information about the Department of Physics and Engineering Physics can be found at: tulane.edu/sse/pep. Tulane is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU).
Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for three references to apply.interfolio.com/51135 . Questions regarding the position can be addressed to Dr. Lev Kaplan at firstname.lastname@example.org. Women and under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Tulane is committed to providing a family friendly workplace.
Tulane is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/ADA employer.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Tulane University
Tulane University, located in New Orleans, is one of only 25 private institutions nationwide to be a member of the Association of American Universities and be designated "highest research activity" by the Carnegie Foundation. Total enrollment is around 8,000 undergraduates and around 5,000 graduate students. The Department of Physics and Engineering Physics offers a PhD program in Physics as well as in Materials Physics and Engineering, and undergraduate programs in Physics and Engineering Physics.