Assistant Professor - Environmental Geology

Carbondale, Illinois
Nov 02, 2020
Dec 02, 2020
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The School of Earth Systems and Sustainability at Southern Illinois University Carbondale seeks applicants for an Assistant Professor position in Environmental Geology. This is a 9-month, continuing, tenure-track appointment starting on August 16, 2021. 

Duties include the following: teaching a mix of undergraduate and graduate courses, which may include introductory and advanced courses in Hydrogeology, Geomorphology, courses in introductory geology, or other topics in the candidate's area of expertise; service on M.S. and Ph.D. student committees; maintaining an active and successful research program that includes external research support; and appropriate service.

Applicants must possess an earned doctorate in Geology or a related field in the Geosciences with an emphasis on water resources. All degree requirements must be met by August 15, 2021. Applicants must show evidence of relevant teaching and research, including peer-reviewed publication. Applicants must have a professional record that establishes their external funding history and/or potential.

Preference will be given to candidates with post-doctoral experience and those with a focus on physical environmental science that can complement our existing strengths in environmental geology, such as geochemistry and sedimentology within the School of Earth Systems and Sustainability.

Required application documents include a cover letter and CV. The cover letter must describe teaching and research experience and goals. Applicants should also submit up to three reprints of recent publications, uploaded as document type "writing samples".

Review of applications will begin November 30, 2020.

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