Adjunct Professor/Instructor of Physics

School/Division: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Office: Department of Physics and Astronomy
Full-Time or Part-Time: Part-Time
About Hofstra Hofstra University is a nationally ranked and recognized private university in Hempstead, N.Y. that is the only school to ever host three consecutive presidential debates (2008, 2012 and 2016). At Hofstra, students get the best of both worlds. Our campus is a leafy oasis just a quick train ride away from New York City and all its cultural, recreational and professional opportunities. We offer small classes and personal attention, with the resources, technology and facilities of a large university. Students can choose from more than 160 undergraduate program options and 165 graduate program options in the liberal arts and sciences, education, health professions and human services, the Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs, the Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science, the Frank G. Zarb School of Business, the Lawrence Herbert School of Communication, the Maurice A. Deane School of Law, the Hofstra Northwell School of Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies, and the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell. Hofstra University is a dynamic community of more than 11,000 students from around the world who are dedicated to civic engagement, academic excellence and becoming leaders in their communities and their careers.
Description: The Hofstra University Department of Physics and Astronomy invites applications for multiple part-time adjunct faculty positions to teach introductory physics lectures or labs in the Fall 2021 semester and beyond. We need dynamic individuals with appropriate scientific backgrounds to teach calculus- and algebra-based sections servicing multiple STEM major programs.

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body. We especially encourage women, people of color, members of the LGBTQ+ community, veterans and people with disabilities to apply.
Qualifications: An MS or PhD degree in physics and teaching experience is expected, but degrees in closely related STEM disciplines will be considered. Depending upon degree and experiences initial appointments would be made at the rank of Adjunct Instructor through Adjunct Associate Professor. Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion in an educational environment.
Application Instructions: The planned starting date for these positions is September 1, 2021; review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Interested candidates should submit a CV and cover letter in PDF format to the Chair of the Department of Physics and Astronomy, Dr. Gregory Levine, at the following email address:
Voluntary Self-Identification All applicants are invited to complete the three (3) voluntary self-identification forms
Deadline: 7/31/2021
Date Posted: 05/19/2021
Posting Number: 999927

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.