University of Alaska UAA - Term Instructor of Physics in Anchorage, Alaska

UAA - Term Instructor of Physics

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Classification:Term Instructor

Grade:UNAC Grade 40

Work type:Faculty Full-time

Administrative Unit:University of Alaska Anchorage

School/Business unit:College of Arts & Sciences


Categories:Education/Instructional, Research/Science/Grants

Position Summary:The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA) invites applications for a bipartite, non-tenure track Term Instructor position, at the level of between 80%-100%. The position is responsible for teaching Lower Division Physics and/or Astronomy courses, with the possibility of teaching a lecture course depending on qualifications. The department offers a Minor in Physics, and directly supports degree programs in Biology, Chemistry, Engineering and Mathematics by offering a variety of lower and upper division courses in Physics and Astronomy..


100Teaching Lower Division Physics and/or Astronomy Lab and Recitation Courses. Teach courses in a manner consistent with the course content description. Experience working with a diverse population. Hold office hours appropriate for the courses being taught. Candidate must have the knowledge, skills and ability to teach at the College Level.Essential


The successful candidate will be energetic, detail oriented, passionate about teaching and have experience working with a diverse population. A M.S. in Physics or related discipline and experience teaching at the undergraduate level is required. Candidate must have knowledge, skills and ability to teach at the college level.

The Department seeks candidates dedicated to equity and diversity of the campus community and to promoting an environment that increases student knowledge about local, national, and global communities.

UAA is an AA/EO Employer and Educational Institution. Applicant must be eligible for employment under the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 and subsequent amendments. Your application for employment with UAA is subject to public disclosure under the Alaska Public Records Act.

Application Instructions:

Please attach the following documents:

Cover Letter


Contact Information of Three professional references

Statement of Teaching Philosophy

Copy of Unofficial Transcript(s)

Advertised:20 Feb 2018Alaskan Standard Time

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