Adjunct Physics Instructors


The University of Mary in Bismarck, ND seeks persons willing to serve as adjunct faculty providing instruction in lower-division (usually introductory) physics courses and laboratories. Minimum qualifications include having an earned M.Sc. in physics, or a terminal degree (usually Ph.D.) in a closely related field. Must be willing to participate in the development and expansion of the physics program.


All faculty are expected to demonstrate a willingness to support and advance the Christian, Catholic, and Benedictine mission and identity of the University of Mary (see www.umary.edu/about/mission/missionidentity.php).


Qualifications and Requirements Include:

  • Upholds and supports the Christian, Catholic, Benedictine mission of the University of Mary
  • Supports the ongoing implementation of Ex Corde Ecclesiae, the apostolic constitution on Catholic colleges and universities
  • Builds a culture of ready and earnest hospitality in the School of Arts and Sciences and throughout the university, in accord with Saint Benedict’s admonition that all be received as Christ

The University of Mary is a private, Christian, Catholic, Benedictine university that welcomes students of all faiths and backgrounds. Infusing Benedictine values throughout the educational experience, Mary offers distinguished, professionally-focused academic programs enlivened by the liberal arts, global and civic service, robust internships, and mentoring by respected faculty. As one of the most affordable private universities in the nation, Mary offers exceptional educational value as well as outstanding scholarship and financial aid opportunities. The University of Mary is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.


For more information on the University of Mary, please watch a short video by clicking on this link: https://youtu.be/Go37Hy6QrVs


How to Apply:

Click here to apply. Qualified candidates are asked to provide; (1) Curriculum Vitae, (2) Cover Letter, (3) Teaching Portfolio, (4) Teaching Evaluations, (5) Official or unofficial transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, and (6) Three letters of reference.


Please upload the requested materials and click “submit application”.


Attachments larger than 5MB, letters of recommendation and transcripts can be sent to employment@umary.edu.


Review of application materials will begin immediately.


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