Summary: Teaches courses pertaining to the laws of matter and energy.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Prepares and delivers lectures to students on topics such as quantum mechanics, particle physics, and optics.
Conducts research in a particular field of knowledge, and publish findings in professional journals, books and/or electronic media.
Advises students on academic and vocational curricula, and on career issues.
Collaborates with colleagues to address teaching and research issues.
Serves on academic or administrative committees that deal with institutional policies, departmental matters, and academic issues.
Participates in student recruitment, registration, and placement activities.
Prepares and submits required reports related to instruction.
Acts as advisers to student organizations.
Compiles bibliographies of specialized materials for outside reading assignments.
Initiates, facilitates, and moderates classroom discussions.
Selects and obtains materials and supplies such as textbooks and laboratory equipment.
Maintains regularly scheduled office hours in order to advise and assist students.
Plans, evaluates, and revises curricula, course content, and course materials and methods of instruction.
Compiles, administers, and grades examinations, or assign this work to others.
Maintains student attendance records, grades, and other required records.
Prepares course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments, and handouts.
Supervises students' laboratory work.
Evaluates and grade students' class work, laboratory performance, assignments, and papers.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s Degree preferred; five years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
It is the responsibility of all MacDuffie employees to possess and maintain a valid U.S. driver’s license.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outdoor weather conditions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Distance vision and Ability to adjust focus.While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear.