College of Southern Maryland invites applications for a 10-month, non-tenured track Physics faculty member at the Prince Frederick campus. The faculty member will be responsible for the coordination, planning, preparation, presentation, and evaluation of classroom instruction and related activities to promote student–centered learning. The faculty member is responsible for performing assigned duties during the day, evening, or weekend on the Prince Frederick campus or center to which the faculty member is assigned. At a minimum, the related activities include instruction, holding office hours, serving on various committees, and participating in local, state, regional, and national professional activities and organizations. A faculty member performs all other duties as directed by the Division Chair, Vice President of Academic Affairs, or the President, or designee.
The faculty member will teach 15 credits per semester; 30 credits per 10 month contract period. The faculty member will schedule, publish, and hold 5 office hours per week during the academic year, including fall and spring semesters. The faculty members will participate in professional development opportunities and perform professional service hours based on faculty placement in rank, as set forth in the Faculty Handbook.
Primary areas of teaching responsibility include: Physics
In addition to the above responsibilities, this faculty member coordinates various aspects of the College of Southern Maryland Physics at the PRIN campus, including such activities as scheduling of courses, hiring adjunct faculty, observing adjunct faculty, and fielding student feedback with regard to division course and program questions and concerns.
When applying for these positions, be prepared to answer the following questions:
- Please describe your activities that demonstrate a commitment to student success for a diverse student population.
- Can you describe your level of familiarity with PASCO/ Vernier or other data acquisition and laboratory systems?
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Placement in rank is commensurate with background and experience. Professional development and professional service requirements are determined by rank and documented annually on the faculty development plan. For more information on placement in rank please visit the Pay and Benefits Questions provided on the FAQ page from the menu along the left side of the CSM Employment site.
- Bachelors degree in Physics, or related field required.
- Masters degree in Physics or related field required with minimum 15 graduate credit hours in physics coursework.
- One year of full-time adjunct level teaching experience, with more preferred, in Physics including instructional laboratories.
- Two or more years of experience as a physicist preferred.
To apply for this position, please complete an online application on our website www.csmd.edu/employment