The Department of Physics at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor for the 2021-2022 academic year with potential renewal for a second year. The successful applicant will teach six course equivalencies including a non-major introductory sequence (including laboratories) intended primarily for students on the pre-health professions track. Completion of Ph.D. in Physics at the time of appointment is required; prior teaching experience is preferred.
Please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted to the Physics Department Search Committee via Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/85217. To receive full consideration, please submit your application by April 16, 2021. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
Bryn Mawr College is a distinguished liberal arts college for women with a vibrant faculty of scholar-teachers, a talented staff and intellectually curious students eager to make a difference in the world. The College is committed to increasing the diversity of its students, faculty, staff, and curricular offerings with a particular focus on enhancing ethnic and racial diversity and advancing social justice and inclusion. We believe diversity strengthens our community and enriches the education of our students. We have a student body of 1,370 undergraduates (32 percent are U.S. students of color and 21 percent are international students). There are 330 graduate students in coeducational graduate programs in social work, humanities and science. Bryn Mawr College is located in metropolitan Philadelphia and enjoys strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. The Department of Anthropology includes faculty who specialize in sociocultural, medical, and linguistic anthropology, as well as biological and archaeological anthropology. Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged to apply.
Internal Number: PHYS-VAP-031221
About Bryn Mawr College
The mission of Bryn Mawr College is to provide a rigorous education and to encourage the pursuit of knowledge as preparation for life and work. Bryn Mawr teaches and values critical, creative and independent habits of thought and expression in an undergraduate liberal arts curriculum for women and in coeducational graduate programs in arts and sciences and social work and social research. Bryn Mawr seeks to sustain a community diverse in nature and democratic in practice, for we believe that only through considering many perspectives do we gain a deeper understanding of each other and the world.