Temporary Instructor Position - WKU Dept of Physics & Astronomy

Job Summary

Visiting and Non-tenure Faculty Positions
Western Kentucky University
Physics & Astronomy
Number of Positions Available
9 Months
Work Arrangement
In-Person Location(s)

Bowling Green, KY
United States

Job Description

The department of Physics and Astronomy at Western Kentucky University invites applications for a nine-month temporary instructor beginning August 12, 2024. We seek a person with a strong commitment to teaching undergraduate courses and laboratories in physics and/or astronomy. The successful candidate will teach up to 15 contact hours per semester in a mixture of introductory lecture and laboratory courses in physics and/or astronomy, in accordance with their preparation and experience. Courses will be assigned to minimize the number of different course preparation responsibilities. The minimum qualifications for the position are holding an MS degree in physics, astronomy or a related field and teaching experience at least at the level of a graduate teaching assistant.

Compensation and Benefits


Application Details

Application Instructions
Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, and unofficial transcripts at wku.interviewexchange.com, referencing position number 994922. Review of applications will begin April 24, 2024, and will be accepted until the position is filled. Inquiries about the position should be forwarded to Dr. Scott Bonham, Search Committee Chair, at [email protected].
Publication Start Date
2024 Apr 16
Application Deadline
2024 Aug 12


Scott Bonham