Physics Faculty - Tenure-track

  • Harford Community College
  • 401 Thomas Run Rd, Bel Air, MD 21015
  • May 04, 2021
Full time Physics & Astronomy

Job Description

The faculty member performs teaching duties and professional service for the College. Duties include providing instruction as assigned; conducting and assessing instruction; developing and/or modifying curriculum; assisting students through academic advising; establishing, posting, and maintaining office hours; providing leadership for the development, growth, and support of the College and the assigned area; and undertaking professional community service.

 Other duties include supporting the mission, vision and values of the College and policies of the Board of Trustees; serving on various College committees, task forces and other groups; and participating in various official College ceremonies and meetings.

 This a full-time, 10-month, tenure-track position which starts August 2021.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

A master’s degree in Physics or a closely-related field, with 18 graduate credits in Physics, and one year of full-time, college-level teaching or the equivalent adjunct teaching, preferably in a community college setting, are required.

Other requirements include:

  • Well-articulated understanding of the role of community colleges
  • Experience teaching physics courses with labs
  • Ability to teach physics (both calculus-based and algebra-based) and physical science courses to majors and non-majors
  • Ability to implement student-centered, evidence-based pedagogies, including the use of technology to facilitate learning
  • Experience with assessment of student learning outcomes

A PhD; the ability to teach calculus-based physics using MATLAB; understanding of and experience with inclusive pedagogy; and the ability to teach Astronomy utilizing the HCC Observatory are preferred.

Application Details

Apply online by May 24, 2021.

Harford Community College is committed to the principles of Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity.  It is the policy of Harford Community College not to discriminate against applicants on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law with regard to any employment practices.  HCC is an EEO and ADA/ADAA employer that values, embraces, and supports diversity in the College community.

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Application Deadline

May 24, 2021