Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

Term Adjunct Teaching Positions Available

Posted On: June 1, 2018
Deadline: June 30, 2018

The Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy at Queen's University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching the following courses:

PHYS 206 - Dynamics

This is an on-campus, undergraduate lecture course with an expected enrollment of ~50 students. Candidates should ideally have a Ph.D and some teaching experience at the University level in Physics. This is a fall term appointment for the period of September 1 ‐ December 31, 2018, with classes starting on September 6, 2018.

ENPH 431 - Electromagnetic Theory

This is an on-campus, advanced undergraduate lecture course with an expected enrollment of ~60 students. Candidates should ideally have a Ph.D and some teaching experience at the University level in Physics. This is a fall term appointment for the period of September 1 ‐ December 31, 2018, with classes starting on September 6, 2018.

ENPH 225 - Mechanics

This is an on-campus, undergraduate lecture course with an expected enrollment of ~75 students. Candidates should ideally have a Ph.D and some teaching experience at the University level in Physics. This is a winter term appointment for the period of January 1 ‐ April 30, 2019, with classes starting on January 7, 2019.

ENPH / PHYS 321 - Advanced Mechanics

This is an on-campus, undergraduate lecture course with an expected enrollment of ~40 students. Candidates should ideally have a Ph.D and some teaching experience at the University level in Physics. This is a winter term appointment for the period of January 1 ‐ April 30, 2019, with classes starting on January 7, 2019.

Application Info and Process

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and LGBTQ persons. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

The University will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant's accessibility needs. If you require accommodation during the interview process, please contact: Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy Department Manager, Peggy Hauschildt at ph17@queensu.ca, 613-533-2169.

The academic staff at Queen's University are governed by the Collective Agreement between the Queen's University Faculty Association (QUFA) and the University, which is posted at http://queensu.ca/facultyrelations/faculty-librarians-and-archivists/queens-qufa-collective-agreement.

To comply with Federal laws, the University is obliged to gather statistical information about how many applicants for each job vacancy are Canadian citizens / permanent residents of Canada. Applicants need not identify their country of origin or citizenship, however, all applications must include one of the following statements: “I am a Canadian citizen / permanent resident of Canada”; OR, “I am not a Canadian citizen / permanent resident of Canada”. Applications that do not include this information will be deemed incomplete.

Application should include:

  • a cover letter indicating the courses they are interested in teaching and including one of the two statements regarding Canadian citizenship / permanent resident status specified in the previous paragraph;
  • a complete and current curriculum vitae;
  • letters of reference sent directly from two (2) referees;
  • and any other relevant materials the candidate wishes to submit for consideration such as a letter of intent, teaching dossier, etc.

Please arrange to have applications and supporting letters sent by mail or email to:

Dr. Marc Dignam, Head
Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy
Stirling Hall, 64 Bader Lane
Queen's University
Kingston Ontario Canada K7L 3N6
4mjb5@queensu.ca

Applications will be received until June 30, 2018. Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy can be found at http://www.queensu.ca/physics.

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