The Department of Natural Sciences at Northwest University invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor position to begin August 2018. The ideal candidate will possess a Ph.D. (ABD considered) and have a proven track record as an adept teacher of undergraduate students. Candidate will be expected to teach our two semester physics sequence, related non-major classes, and upper division classes which complement our majors in Biology, Environmental Science, and Exercise Science. Interest in developing a research program that emphasizes undergraduate research and in helping to lead international trips in science is also beneficial. This full-time position involves teaching 24 credits a year.
Candidates must possess a meaningful commitment to Jesus Christ, the church, and the Gospel. We are seeking someone with a winsome, encouraging and culturally-engaged faith. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Application review will begin December 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Initial interviews will occur in January-February 2018.
For full consideration, please submit the following materials to Sarah Drivdahl, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at email@example.com.
Letter of interest
Curriculum vitae (including a list of courses taught)
A list of three professional references with e-mail and phone contact information
A statement explaining how the candidate’s Christian faith shapes his or her approach to the field of Physics or other related areas of study.
A brief narrative describing the candidate’s personal faith journey and church involvements.
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