Assistant/Associate/Professor of Physics

Academics Office

721 Bryan Drive
Dayton, TN 37321
Mercer 209, Box #7786

Direct Office Phone: 423-775-7207

Status: Salaried with benefits (full-time, 9-month contract position)

location: Dayton, TN

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Position Summary

Bryan College invites applications for a full-time position in Physics beginning mid-August 2023.  Applicant must have a strong commitment to teaching in diverse areas (e.g., introductory physics, physics with calculus, modern physics, and quantum mechanics).  Preference will be given to candidates who are also qualified to teach in another discipline, such as math, computer science, or engineering.

Reports to: Department Chair, Mathematical & Physical Sciences

Education Required

Doctorate in Physics or related field preferred, but candidates with an M.S. in Physics are encouraged to apply.


  • Prepare course plans and materials
  • Deliver on-campus courses
  • Promote a Christian worldview of science
  • Advise students
  • Participate in undergraduate research
  • Committee service
  • Other departmental duties as needed

Desired Qualities

  • Have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ and be committed to serving Him and His church.
  • Endorse without reservation our mission and standards of conduct.
  • Character traits of honesty, integrity, reliability and confidentiality
  • An ability to get along well with the public, students and co-workers
  • A desire to provide excellent “customer service”
  • An ability to work well with little supervision
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Attention to detail