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Laboratory Instructor

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Applicants should email a cover letter explaining their qualifications along with their CV to pasearch+lecturer@pitt.edu. The applicant should request that three letters of recommendation to be emailed to complete the file. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by April 30, 2015.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Laboratory Instructor
Department Name 13206-Physics & Astronomy
Position Number 0080510
Position Details

The Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Pittsburgh is currently seeking qualified applicants for a non-tenure-stream faculty position at the rank of Lab Instructor, pending budgetary approval. The position is outside of the tenure stream. The successful candidate will be responsible for the construction, set up, maintenance and improvement of laboratory apparatus. The successful candidate will work with faculty teaching laboratory classes, and work with and instruct laboratory TAs assigned to laboratory classes. He/she will also instruct students in the laboratory setting. The candidate must possess a PhD in Physics or Astronomy. Experience working with students in a laboratory setting would be helpful. Good communication and writing skills are required. The candidate also should be thoroughly familiar with the use of the internet for instructional purposes. The appointment can begin with the fall term of 2015 (August 31, 2015) or thereafter.

Application Process

Applicants should email a cover letter explaining their qualifications along with their CV to pasearch+lecturer@pitt.edu. The applicant should request that three letters of recommendation to be emailed to complete the file. To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by April 30, 2015.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 04/21/2015
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