Midwestern State University invites applications for a tenure-track position in physics at the assistant professor level to begin Fall 2017. A Ph.D. in physics is required. Prior teaching experience at the university level is preferred. Area of specialization is open to any area of physics. Responsibilities will include teaching physics for non-majors, teaching advanced undergraduate courses within the joint degree program of the Texas Physics Consortium, and overseeing undergraduate student research projects.
Please send a cover letter describing relevant experience, CV, names and contact information for three people willing to serve as professional references, copies of unofficial transcripts (undergraduate and graduate), statement of teaching philosophy, and statement outlining planned research (stating how undergraduate students will be directly involved). All application materials should be sent via email as a single PDF file to Sheila Tucker at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin October 10, 2016. This position is designated as security sensitive and requires a criminal background check. EEO/ADAAA compliance employer.
•Established in 1922.
•Located in Wichita Falls, Texas, which is located midway between Oklahoma City and the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex.
•255-acre campus is nestled among the city's residential area, and comprises 70 buildings, numerous playing fields, and an outdoor recreational facility near Sikes Lake.
•One of 36 public institutions of higher education in Texas.
•Only university in Texas ...to become a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC).
•Offer U.S. non-Texas residents a special tuition rate. The university was recently recognized U.S. News and World Report's list of "10 Public Schools with the Cheapest Out-of-State Tuition."