Visiting Lecturer Geosciences/Solid Earth

Wellesley College
Mar 14, 2019
Apr 13, 2019
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Wellesley is a highly selective liberal arts college for women located 12 miles west of Boston.

The Department of Geosciences invites applications for a non-tenure-track Visiting Lecturer position for the 2019 – 20 academic year. The primary responsibility of the position is teaching introductory geosciences, earth materials, and a structure/tectonics-focused 300-level course. We are seeking a candidate with a strong background in field geology and a commitment to teaching in the field. The Department supports student faculty research and would be delighted if the candidate can bring their own research into the classroom.


Qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. in geoscience, or near completion, and a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching.

Additional Applications Instructions: 

Review of applications begins on April 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and the names/email addresses of three references through our online application system at:

If circumstances make it impossible to submit materials through our application site, please email us at Questions about the position should be directed to Dan Brabander at Wellesley College is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching and service. We are dedicated to building a culturally diverse faculty, and strongly encourage applications from under-represented minorities and women.