Visiting Assistant Professor, Physics

Job Summary

Visiting and Non-tenure Faculty Positions
University of Tampa
Number of Positions Available
3 Months
Work Arrangement
In-Person Location(s)

Tampa, FL
United States

Job Description

Visiting Assistant Professor, Physics


The Department of Physics and Astronomy in the College of Natural and Health Sciences at The University of Tampa (UT) invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Physics position starting in August 2024. This is a nine-month term position with the possibility of an extension to a second academic year depending on Department needs.



We are seeking an energetic individual with an enthusiasm for teaching physics and astronomy at the undergraduate level, including both science and non-science majors. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate excellence in undergraduate education and primarily be responsible for teaching general physics courses and labs, with the possibility of teaching more advance courses depending on experience and interest. Engagement in Department, College, and/or University service is also expected. Scholarly activity will be encouraged but not required.



A MS in physics, astronomy, or other closely related field is required, PhD preferred. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. Review of applications will begin on June 1, 2024.


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The University of Tampa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer dedicated to excellence through diversity and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, gender identity, veteran status or any other non-job related criteria. The University of Tampa recognizes the importance of a multicultural community of students, faculty, and staff who seek to advance our commitment to diversity. The University invites applications from underrepresented groups and those who have academic experiences with diverse populations.


Inquiries about the position can be addressed to: [email protected]

Compensation and Benefits


Application Details

Publication Start Date
2024 May 07
Application Deadline
2025 May 07