Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in General Physics

The Faculty of Physics of ITMO University is a creative synergy of professors, ambitious researchers and students. Our team began as a small laboratory and has grown into a large scientific center in 10 years of collaborative work. Today, we work in advanced research areas and implement relevant educational programs.

The Faculty of Physics of ITMO University invites a Senior Lecturer/Associate Professor in General Physics to join our young and rapidly developing team of like-minded people. 


  • teaching lectures in General Physics for students of different disciplines of ITMO University;
  • teaching practical and laboratory classes in General Physics for students of different disciplines of ITMO University;
  • synchronization of lectures, practical and laboratory classes;
  • providing guidance and support in methodology to the assistants working on the course;
  • development, updating and modification of lecture courses;
  • development of learning materials for the course (study guides, electronic study guides, video manuals and other formats you are interested in);
  • development of laboratory classes’ content (including virtual labs);
  • maintaining the course in the learning management system LMS Moodle (we provide guaranteed training and technical support);
  • developing tasks for academic Olympiads, projects, and interdisciplinary tasks for students and school students.


  • higher education in Physics and Mathematics, or in Engineering;
  • PhD degree, or PhD in Engineering (or a Russian degree: Candidate of physical and mathematical sciences, or Candidate of Technical Sciences);
  • at least three years’ teaching experience;
  • willingness and skills in teaching in distance education; 
  • well-developed communication skills; 
  • wide area of knowledge in natural science and engineering;
  • meeting the requirements of ITMO University for the academic staff;
  • active research work is welcome (articles published in well-ranked indexed journals);
  • knowledge of English: Upper-Intermediate or a higher level is welcome;
  • programming skills, knowledge of LaTex, skills in Mathcad, Matlab, Mathematica packages would be an advantage. 


  • friendly young team;
  • teaching load is negotiable;
  • opportunity of research together with the research groups of the Faculty, which publish articles in high-ranked scientific journals;
  • opportunity of ongoing professional development (seminars and training courses paid for by the Faculty);
  • corporate English classes for the employees;
  • well-developed system of academic mobility;
  • world-class events and conferences;
  • work in the historic center of St. Petersburg;
  • annual paid leave;
  • social package: official employment, holidays in the corporate country recreation center, activities and events for employees and their children, etc. 
Salary according to the interview results
At least 3 years
Форма занятости

St Petersburg, Lomonosova 9