Full-time Faculty, Physics
The American International University (AIU) is looking for dynamic and engaged full-time faculty for its newly established School of Engineering and general education program. We seek individuals who are passionate about teaching and mentoring students, building successful learning environments with students, and collaboratively engage with faculty and mentor students.
AIU invites applicants for a full-time faculty appointment to teach physics courses for engineering students and the general education program. The ideal candidate is an innovative professional who leverages professional trends and technologies to deliver relevant classroom experiences. The successful candidate will be a leader and current, active member of the physics field, be able to utilize and teach theoretical and practical basic physics, general physics for engineering and advanced physics courses, have experience with practical physics and applications. Also, the candidate will possess the ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures. The position carries the expectation for research and school and university service in addition to teaching responsibilities.
Candidates should demonstrate excellence in teaching related to their specific expertise within the professional engineering curriculum, and be able to work within a small program, specialized in personal attention. Also, we expect leadership in undergraduate programs, curriculum development, mentoring, and startups. We welcome candidates who will diversify our curriculum and our faculty in regard to race, gender, and ethnicity.
PhD degree in Physics or related field
Effective communication skills in English
University teaching experience
Commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship
Interest and experience working effectively with a diverse university community
Ability and willingness to work collaboratively with faculty from a variety of disciplines