Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Geophysics

The Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science (EOAS) at the Florida State University (FSU) seeks a Solid Earth Geophysicist for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank. The ideal candidate will investigate “process” oriented research that informs on the inner workings of the Earth and planetary interiors ranging from the crust to core and the interactions with the exosphere. The research specialization could include but is not limited to experimental rock mechanics, geodynamics, global geophysics, seismology, paleomagnetism, planetary geophysics.

Candidates must hold a doctorate from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in Earth Science or a related field. The appointee is expected to develop and maintain a vigorous externally funded research program and to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Successful candidates can demonstrate evidence of a commitment to advancing equity and inclusion through their research, teaching, and/or service.

EOAS has 40 faculty members, approximately 140 graduate students, a diverse undergraduate population, and grants graduate degrees in Geology, Meteorology, Oceanography and Environmental Sciences. Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values at FSU and the Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science. Our excellence can only be fully realized by faculty, students, and staff who share our commitment to these values.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research, teaching interests, and diversity and inclusion, as well as contact information for three references to Florida State University  at http://jobs.fsu.edu. Applications should be submitted to job opening # 47927 by December 2nd,  2020. Evaluation of applications will begin as they arrive. Inquiries may be addressed to the chair of the search committee, Prof. Mainak Mookherjee, at mmookherjee@fsu.edu.

FSU is An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: https://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf