Adjunct Assistant Teaching Professor, General Physics II - Spring 2023

University of New England
March 18, 2023
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Position Information

Position Type Adjunct

Faculty Track Non Tenure Position Title Adjunct Assistant Teaching Professor, General Physics II - Spring 2023 Employment Status Part Time Months Campus Biddeford, ME Description

The School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences (SMAPS) at the University of New England (UNE) seeks applications for adjunct teaching professors to teach General Physics II with Laboratory (PHY 111) in the Spring 2023 semester (January 18 to May 12, 2023).

General Physics is an introductory physics course taught in a student-centered studio physics setting. The school teaches many life, health and marine science majors and uses activities adapted and implemented for an “Introductory Physics for the Life Sciences” approach. Class sections meet for 3-hour periods twice weekly.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. To apply for these positions, please submit the following material:

  • A brief cover letter describing the candidate's interest in undergraduate physics instruction, including past teaching experience.
  • Curriculum vitae or resume
  • Names and contact information for two professional references
  • For more information, contact Dr. Amy Deveau, [email protected], Academic Director, School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences.


    Responsibilities include:

  • Updating a course syllabus (sample syllabi and course materials are available)
  • Presenting instruction aligned with the student learning outcomes of the course.
  • Preparing student assignments that assess the learning outcomes
  • Meeting during all designated class periods.
  • Grading student assignments and exams in timely manner.
  • Submitting mid-semester progress reports and final grades by University deadlines.
  • Following guidelines for delivery of the course under university protocols as outlined in the faculty and employee handbooks, and the UNE Onward Plan ( https: // www.
  • Qualifications

    A master's degree in physics or a related field is required; candidates with a Ph.D. or college teaching experience are preferred.

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    Posting Detail Information

    Posting Number 2022F0023P

    Open Date 11/16/2022 Close Date Open Until Filled Yes

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    Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Additional Document (Please see Posting Details for more information)
  • Optional Documents

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