Date Posted

September 13, 2021

Job Category

Job Type



Exempt Status




Department/Program: Physics & Astronomy

Semester: Fall 2021

Course(s) to be taught: PHYS 1111-2, PHYS 1111-4 & PHYS 1111-6 at the following days/times: Mondays: 7 – 9:45pm, Tuesdays 7:00 - 9:45 PM and Thursdays 12:45 – 3:25pm

The ideal candidate will demonstrate:

  • Mastery of the relevant subject matter
  • Ability to deliver engaging lectures, discussions, or in-class activities
  • Commitment to the liberal arts mission of Trinity University

Duties and Responsibilities

Typical responsibilities of part-time faculty members include but are not limited to:

  • Assigning and grading lab materials as specified in lab manual
  • Designing and delivering lecture to accompany lab
  • Follow instructions from Lead Lab faculty member
  • Be a good steward of lab equipment
  • Assigning early, midterm, and final grades in compliance with University deadlines
  • Making student accommodations as determined by the Office of Student Accessibility Services
  • Adhering to all instructional policies as published in the Faculty and Contract Staff Handbook and the Courses of Study Bulletin

Appointment Details

Position is temporary lasting  from 2 to 4 weeks. 


Education Requirements

M.S. in Physics, Engineering, or a related area.

This requirement can also be met with at least 3 years relevant experience.

Application Details

How to apply

Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae or resume, and names and contact information for three professional references to the contact listed below.


Contact Information

Jennifer Steele
Department of Physics & Astronomy


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