Department of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy

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

Two Term Adjunct Teaching Positions

Posted: May 31, 2016
Status: Closed

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

ENPH 353 - Engineering Physics Laboratory II

This is an on-campus, undergraduate lab course with an expected enrollment of ~60 students. Candidates should 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, 2016, with classes in session from September 12 ‐ December 2, 2016.

ENPH / PHYS 372 - Thermodynamics

This is an on-campus, undergraduate lecture course with an expected enrollment of ~60 students. Candidates should 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, 2017, with classes in session from January 9 ‐ April 7, 2017.

Application Info and Process

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen's University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. 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.

A candidate qualified to teach may be considered for appointment to a Term Adjunct position as defined by the Collective Agreement for All Faculty, Librarians and Archivist between QUFA and Queen's University. Remuneration will be in accordance with the Collective Agreement, and appointments are subject to funding or enrolment criteria. If a graduate student is teaching a course in a different discipline than they are registered, then they would be eligible for appointment as a Term Adjunct.

Applications should include a complete and current curriculum vitae, letters of reference 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

 

Applications will be received until June 30, 2016. 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.