The U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, located in Kings Point, New York is a four-year Federal Academy. We are seeking applicants for a full-time tenure-track position in Physics at the Assistant Professor level. To qualify for the Physics (Assistant Professor) position you must possess a Doctorate degree from an accredited college or university in Physics or a closely related physics field including, but not limited to, Astrophysics or Applied Physics. A minimum of one year fulltime (or equivalent) experience teaching freshman-level, calculus-based Physics courses in a college or university, other than as part of a teaching assistantship. Experience in experimental physics is preferred. The academic year is 11 months. Salary is competitive. The incumbent will be a federal employee and the position is in the Federal Excepted Service. U. S. citizenship is required. Applications must be submittted through USAJOBS website when the position is posted (expected within the next week or two).
About U. S. Merchant Marine Academy
The USMMA is one of the five Federal Academies. It is a four-year, residential college on 82 acres of waterfront land located on the North Shore of Long Island in Western Nassau County. It is one of the world’s foremost institutions in the field of maritime education. There are about 1000 students (male and female) in the regiment of midshipmen. Faculty are federal employees.