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Physics, Part-Time Faculty 001-PTF-68

Bellevue College

Posted: 6/17/20
Deadline: 9/9/20

About This Organization

Bellevue College is a student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. The college promotes student success by providing high-quality, flexible, accessible educational programs and services; advancing pluralism, inclusion and global awareness; and acting as a catalyst and collaborator for a vibrant region.

Job Duties

This is a temporary part-time faculty position, typically assigned as-needed on a quarterly basis, with no expectation of continued employment beyond the current appointment.

Teach physics courses spanning the physics department offerings as assigned in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement. Current offerings include the two main introductory physics sequences (algebra-based and calculus-based), a modern physics course, an inquiry-based course to prepare students for the introductory sequences, an inquiry-based course in support of information technology, an inquiry-based course in support of the visual and performing arts, and an introductory course for arts and humanities majors.

Part-time physics faculty teach one or a combination of physics courses at all levels of the curriculum consistent with their experience, provide office hours, and participate in departmental meetings in accordance with the collective bargaining agreement.

At this time we are especially interested in instructors experienced with introductory mechanics or electricity and magnetism for the algebra based or calculus based sequence.

Required Qualifications

• A Master’s Degree in Physics or a Baccalaureate degree in Physics and a Master’s in a closely related discipline from an accredited institution
• Experience teaching Physics at college level
• Ability to relate to students and staff of varied ethnicity, age, background and ability, and a commitment to achieving educational success in a culturally diverse environment


Other Info

Bellevue College is a student-centered, comprehensive and innovative college, committed to teaching excellence that advances the life-long educational development of its students while strengthening the economic, social and cultural life of its diverse community. The college promotes student success by providing high-quality, flexible, accessible educational programs and services; advancing pluralism, inclusion and global awareness; and acting as a catalyst and collaborator for a vibrant region.