Overview

Regent University’s College of Arts & Sciences is seeking to fill a full-time, tenure track faculty position. This position will be located at Regent University’s Virginia Beach, VA campus.

Regent University is one of the nation’s leading academic centers for Christian thought and action, offering over 95 associate, bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees and enrolling more than 9000 students worldwide. Regent offers high-quality, in-demand and affordable degree programs while remaining committed to its foundational mission to educate Christian leaders to change the world.

The successful candidate will contribute to teaching and research in the Department of Science, Technology, and Mathematics, and will provide academic support to programs in Biophysical Sciences, Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Digital Forensics, Mathematics, and Engineering. We seek a theoretical physicist with a strong record of interest and research in the area of general relativity, gravitational waves, cosmology, and/or the nature of dark matter/dark energy. This person will also work in a multi-disciplinary team to support critical initiatives to improve the application of analytics throughout the university.

Qualifications: An earned PhD in Physics from a regionally accredited institution. Experience in higher education and/or in the field of Physics is preferred. Candidates will be expected to teach a combination of online and on-campus courses and to develop, review, and update curriculum.

Expectations: 1) a dedication to Christ-centered teaching and learning; 2) a record of or potential for academic scholarship; 3) the ability to teach undergraduate level courses; 4) experience with online instructional technology; and 5) a willingness to enthusiastically embrace the College and University Identity and Mission statements. Applicants must subscribe to a statement of Christian faith.

To apply complete the faculty application at https://regent.csod.com/ats/careersite/search.aspx?site=1&c=regent

A current resume/CV, a cover letter explaining your interest in and qualifications for this position, and photocopies of your undergraduate and graduate transcripts showing degrees conferred must be submitted to talent@regent.edu. Official transcripts will be required at time of employment.

Qualified prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination of race, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability.

Appointment will begin July 2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.