Assistant Professor

Boulder, Colorado
Sep 01, 2018
Sep 30, 2018
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The Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (ATOC) at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the field of synoptic meteorology at the assistant professor level. We are seeking a person with a proven research record on mid-latitude weather systems and forecasting. Preference will be given to candidates whose research will complement current focus areas of our department, including wind energy, cloud and precipitation processes, as well as weather-climate linkages. Candidates should already have developed, or should have the ability to develop in the future, ties to operational weather forecasting activities. The successful candidate will be expected to attract external funding, build a vigorous research group, and regularly teach synoptic meteorology courses and general atmospheric science classes at both the undergraduate and graduate level. The candidate must have a Ph.D. in atmospheric science or a related field at the time of appointment, with an outstanding research record and a commitmentto excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching.

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Applications submitted by 26 November 2018 will receive full consideration. The University of Colorado is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.