Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Marine Geology

Wilmington, North Carolina
Nov 12, 2018
Dec 10, 2018
Education Level
Job Type
Tenure Track
Relocation Cost
No Relocation
Sector Type

Assistant Professor – Earth and Ocean Sciences (Marine Geology)

The University of North Carolina Wilmington continues to hire faculty for multiple interdisciplinary clusters to strengthen its academic offerings and research mission and excellence in coastal and marine sciences. In support of this effort, we seek a faculty member in the area of Marine Geology to begin in August 2019. This hire will join more than 70 current coastal and marine science affiliated faculty at UNCW.

Specifically, to complete the Coastal Resource and Energy Systems cluster, the Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences seeks a tenure-track assistant professor with expertise related to Marine Geology of continental shelves. Candidates must have completed a Ph.D. in Marine Geology or Earth, Ocean, or Marine Sciences. Research interests should include, but are not limited to, stratigraphy and sedimentary processes on the continental shelf. The candidate is expected to utilize cutting-edge technology, collect and interpret data, and possess the ability to incorporate these approaches into course offerings.

To apply, visit https://jobs.uncw.edu/postings/12646. A letter of interest, brief statements of teaching and research interests, a curriculum vitae, and contact information including e-mail addresses for three professional references should be uploaded. Priority consideration will be given to applications received by January 15, 2019, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. For questions about the position contact search committee chair Dr. Andrea Hawkes, hawkesa@uncw.edu. For questions regarding the online application system contact Human Resources at UNCW.

UNCW is located five miles from the Atlantic Ocean on a beautiful 656-acre campus in the historic port city of Wilmington, North Carolina, on the Cape Fear River. The University currently enrolls approximately 16,500 students. For further information about UNCW, please visit https://uncw.edu.

UNCW actively fosters a diverse and inclusive working and learning environment and is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified individuals from all racial, ethnic, or other minority groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.