Professional Assistant Professor in Atmospheric Science

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Oct 02, 2018
Nov 01, 2018
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Professional Assistant Professor in Atmospheric Science

The Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is inviting applications for a non-tenure track position as Professional Assistant Professor in Atmospheric Science.  Professional Assistant Professors are full time teaching faculty with the potential for promotion to the rank of professional associate and professional professor positions. The successful candidate will teach multiple courses in atmospheric sciences, support outreach activities and recruiting students, take a lead role in academic advising and participate in curriculum development, and oversee the coordination of Atmospheric Science program as a program coordinator. Demonstrated excellence in teaching courses in atmospheric science is required. Preference is given to applicants who show evidence of the skills required for recruiting students and outreach activity and the skills required for advising/mentoring undergraduate students. Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science, Meteorology or a related field is required at the time of the appointment.

Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi (TAMUCC) is a rapidly growing doctoral research university, located on the beautiful coast of the Gulf of Mexico. The Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences at TAMUCC offers undergraduate degrees in Atmospheric Science, Environmental Science, Geology, Physics, and Chemistry as well as PhD degrees in Coastal and Marine System Science and M.S. degrees in Environmental Science, Coastal and Marine System Science, and Chemistry. Further Information about the Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences can be found at


Applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names of at least three references via the above website. The position will remain open until a finalist is selected. Applicants are encouraged to apply by December 1, 2018. The preferred starting date for this position is August 19, 2019.