Job Description
Req Id:  28220
Job Title:  Lecturer - Department of Physics & Astronomy
Job Description: 

Job Summary

Purdue University’s Department of Physics and Astronomy is seeking a Lecturer. The successful candidates will teach calculus and algebra-based introductory physics courses at the freshman and sophomore level.  The candidate will also work with staff and TAs, assist in coordinating courses, and carry out instructional goals. Start date is Jan. 8, 2024.  Starting academic-year salary is in the $59,488 to $63,814 range, commensurate with experience. 


Candidates must have M.S. (or equivalent) in physics or in closely related areas.  Two years of experience in physics teaching at the junior college or university level desired. 

Application Procedure & Information

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Applications must include 1) Curriculum Vitae, 2) Cover letter of interest, 3) contact information for three references. 


Review of applications will begin on Nov. 15, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled.  A background check is required for employment in this position.

Candidates must have the ability to work in the US without immigration sponsorship from Purdue University.


Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

Posting Start Date:  9/8/23