The Physics Department at Pacific Lutheran University (PLU)
invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor
position to begin September 1, 2022.
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Duties include teaching six courses per year, scholarship, and
service to the department, the university, and the community.
Teaching responsibilities will include a variety of lower- and
upper-division courses offered by the department. Other duties
include mentoring and advising undergraduate majors, participation
in departmental and university governance, and ongoing professional
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
The successful applicant should have the demonstrated knowledge,
skills, and abilities to show promise in:
- Teaching introductory and upper-level physics courses;
- Being an innovative and effective classroom instructor;
- Teaching students from diverse backgrounds, including women and
members of underrepresented minority groups, in a university
- Demonstrating continued accomplishment in scholarship.
Ph.D. in Physics or related discipline. ABD will be
considered, but Ph.D. must be in hand by September 1, 2022.