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Non-Tenure Track PER Position - Arizona State University

Oct 26, 2010

The Department of Physics at Arizona State University (ASU) seeks applications for a non-tenure track assistant/associate clinical professor or academic professional in physics education research. ASU has a long tradition of science education activities involving high school science teachers. Ideal candidates would have experience related to research in enhancing physics teaching at the high school level. Applicants must have a PhD in physics or a closely related field at the time of appointment, an outstanding record of research accomplishments with clear potential to establish a vigorous, externally funded, research program, and show a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. Demonstrated experience in a collaborative, multidisciplinary environment and excellent verbal/written English skills are desired. Rank will be determined based on candidate's experience and expertise.

Complete applications will include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching plans, and contact information for three references (postal, email, and phone). Materials should be submitted electronically by going to the site listed below.

Applications will be considered beginning November 19, 2010, with further review of completed files every two weeks until the search is closed. A background check is required for employment. The appointment will begin August 2011.

Arizona State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.