I am a physical chemistry grad student, planning on defending soon, with a wife and two kids. I have lined up a very nice post-doc in Germany. But, I recently applied for and made it past the first round of cuts for an "emergency opening" assistant proffessor job at a non-research university in my home state.
I love teaching, and I want to end up close to my family, so the teaching job sounds pretty nice. On the other hand, the post-doc in Germany is an awesome opportunity.
My question is, supposing I am offered the assistant proffesor job, do you have advice on what I should consider in making my choice?