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Lecturer Position

Full-Time Physics Lecturer Position

The Department of Physics & Engineering Physics at Fordham University invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track Lecturer position beginning in Fall 2021. This position is for one year but has the possibility of renewal subject to program needs and budgetary approval. This fully benefited, union position requires teaching an equivalent of 4 courses per semester (8 courses total). Candidates will typically have a PhD in Physics or Applied Physics and demonstrated excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level. We are especially interested in candidates who have been successful in teaching introductory physics courses and astronomy for non-majors, and those who have shown the ability to meet the needs of diverse student populations and who are committed to a student-centered and innovative pedagogical practice. To apply, please go  to to submit a cover letter, cv, statement of teaching philosophy, and list of references. Application review will continue until the position is filled.


Founded in 1841, Fordham is the Jesuit University of New York, offering an exceptional education distinguished by the Jesuit tradition to more than 16,000 students in its 9 colleges and schools. It has residential campuses in the Bronx and Manhattan, a campus in West Harrison, N.Y., the Louis Calder Center Biological Field Station in Armonk, N.Y., and the London Centre in the United Kingdom. Fordham University is committed to excellence through diversity and welcomes candidates of all backgrounds. Fordham is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories