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Instructor Position in Physics and Space Sciences
Florida Institute of Technology

Date Posted May 21, 2021
Title Instructor Position in Physics and Space Sciences
University Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne, FL, United States
Department College of Engineering and Science
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Aug. 9, 2021
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Physics - General
    Astronomy and Astrophysics

The Department of Aerospace, Physics and Space Sciences at Florida Institute of Technology invites applications for an instructor position, beginning August 2021. This is a 9 month position with additional opportunities to teach classes in the summer. The successful candidate will teach our introductory astronomy course and our Physics 1/2/Modern Physics sequence. Applicants who can teach junior level physics and/or astrophysics courses for majors are particularly encouraged to apply. The minimum expectation for the applicants is to have an M.S. degree, or foreign equivalent, in Physics, Astrophysics or in a closely related field; a Ph.D. degree is preferred. A successful candidate will have experience in teaching to a diverse student population and with delivering the classroom material face-to-face and remotely.

Information about the Department of Aerospace, Physics and Space Sciences and the College of Engineering and Science can be found at We are at the heart of the vibrant aerospace community on the U.S. Space Coast and nestled in an area of outstanding natural beauty. Melbourne enjoys a low cost of living, is served by the Orlando-Melbourne International Airport, and is consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S.

To apply, send a single PDF document to containing a cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, and contact information for at least three references. The review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

  • Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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Contact Information

  • Csaba Palotai
    College of Engineering and Science
    Florida Institute of Technology
    150 W University Blvd
    Melbourne, FL 32901
  • (321) 674-8081


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