Clinical Assistant Professor of Physics

Georgia, United States
Salary Not specified
Dec 15, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Clinical Assistant Professor of Physics 

Department of Physics


The Department of Physics in the College of Science and Mathematics at Kennesaw State University invites applications for a nine-month, non-tenure-track Clinical Assistant Professor of Physics to begin August 2021.


The successful applicant is expected to teach non-calculus and calculus-based introductory physics lectures, recitations, and laboratories. Additionally, the successful applicant will serve as a departmental coordinator for our calculus-based physics sequence. Coordinator responsibilities include taking a leadership role in curricular, instructional, and assessment decisions related to the course and serving as a support to both full time and part time faculty members. The successful applicant will have experience with active and inclusive pedagogies and demonstrate strong potential for working collaboratively with faculty in service to a diverse student body.


Applicants must have a minimum of a PhD degree in Physics or closely-related field, or the foreign equivalent.


Applicants will care about the educational goals of a diverse student population. The College of Science and Mathematics is deeply committed to an inclusive environment where students from diverse backgrounds can succeed in our degree programs. Successful applicants will be strongly committed to inclusive teaching practices and be ready to invest deeply in KSU students.


The ideal applicant will have familiarity with and experience in current evidence-based instructional practices, inclusive pedagogies, and modern instructional technologies.


For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.


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Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.