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Department of Physics Positions

Two positions available: Continuing Lecturer and Tenure Track Biomedical Physics

1. Physics Continuing Lecturer

 The Department of Physics invites applications for a long term, non-tenure track starting Fall 2015. Minimum requirements are a M.S. in physics, Ph.D. preferred; and commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching. This position will have 0.875 primarily teaching laboratories and 0.125 directing our programs associated with local high schools and outreach activities. The successful candidate will partner with department faculty and lead innovation in the introductory instructional laboratories particularly those for the life science majors.  The academic salary is competitive and can be supplemented with summer teaching.  The Physics Department offers B.S. degrees in Physics and Physics Teaching.  Submit cover letter, CV, a 1-2 page teaching philosophy, an example of teaching experience or effectiveness, and contact information for three references to Mark F. Masters, Chair; Department of Physics; IPFW, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, or e-mail masters@ipfw.edu. Applications received by January 15, 2015 will be given full consideration.  Candidates should prepare a 45-60 minute instructional student presentation for the interview process.  IPFW is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce.  All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veteran are encouraged to apply. 

2. Tenure Track Physics Position in Medical/Biological Physics

The Department of Physics invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting Fall 2015. Requirements are a Ph.D. in Physics and a commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching. This position will have 0.75 teaching and 0.25 research with expectations that the successful candidate develops an active on-campus research program involving undergraduates.  Research areas of interest are medical physics, biological physics or related fields.  The Physics Department offers B.S. degrees in Physics (with six concentrations: Biomedical, Optoelectronics and Photonics, Engineering, Computational/Mathematical, Interdisciplinary, and Entrepreneurial) and Physics Teaching. We have 50+ undergraduate physics majors.   The IPFW Department of Physics was awarded the APS 2015 Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Physics and the candidate is expected to build on the success of our program.  (For more information, see: http://ipfw.edu/physics).  Women, minorities, and candidates from other underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.  Submit cover letter, CV, a 1-2 page teaching philosophy, an example of teaching experience or effectiveness, and contact information for three references to Mark F. Masters, Chair; Department of Physics; IPFW, Fort Wayne, IN 46805, or e-mail masters@ipfw.edu. Applications received by February 15, 2015 will be given full consideration.  Candidates should prepare a 45-60 minute instructional student presentation for the interview process in addition to a research presentation suitable for undergraduate students.  IPFW is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. 

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