Overview

St. Lawrence University invites applications for a tenure-track, assistant professor position in Physics to begin August 15, 2020.The successful candidate will teach introductory, intermediate and advanced level lecture and laboratory courses in the physics curriculum as appropriate. An ability to teach in our advanced lab curriculum is required, and the capacity to teach junior-level Electricity and Magnetism is preferred. It is our expectation that the successful candidate will start a research program that can involve senior research students. Applicants should have a deep commitment to undergraduate education in a liberal arts environment, and we hope the successful candidate will be excited about the opportunity to teach in St. Lawrence University’s First Year Program.

Interested applicants must apply online at http://employment.stlawu.edu uploading all required materials which are defined in the “special instructions to applicant” section.  Review of applications will begin November 1, 2019. Questions about the position may be directed to Dr. Catherine Jahncke, Search Chair, at cjah@stlawu.edu.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.

Located at 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, NY, St. Lawrence University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  For additional information about St. Lawrence, please visit http://www.stlawu.edu.

About St. Lawrence University

Located at 23 Romoda Drive, Canton, NY, St. Lawrence University is a coeducational, private, independent liberal arts institution of about 2,400 students from more than 40 states and 40 nations. The educational opportunities at St. Lawrence inspire students and prepare them to be critical and creative thinkers, to find a compass for their lives and careers, and to pursue knowledge and understanding for the benefit of themselves, humanity and the planet. Through its focus on active engagement with ideas in and beyond the classroom, a St. Lawrence education leads students to make connections that transform lives and communities, from the local to the global.

The University is committed to and seeks diversity among its faculty, staff and students. Such a commitment ensures an atmosphere that is diverse and complex in ways that are intellectually and socially enriching for the entire campus community. Applications by members of all underrepresented groups, as well as from individuals with experience teaching or working in a multicultural environment, are encouraged.