Tenure-Track Position in Earth System Science

Location
San Jose, California
Posted
Dec 26, 2020
Closes
Jan 25, 2021
Career Level
Experienced
Education Level
PhD
Relocation Cost
Negotiable
Sector Type
Academia

The Department of Geology at San José State University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Earth System Science, with an emphasis on climatic change that integrates oceanography, coastal processes and human-environment interactions. Areas of expertise may include shoreline evolution and dynamics, paleoceanography, wetland or estuarine science, risk assessment associated with climate change, and impacts of human-induced modifications of the environment. A Ph.D. degree in the Earth Sciences is required. Experience in enhancing and promoting diversity and inclusion through novel teaching and research approaches is expected. A record of excellence in teaching or evidence of promise for excellence in teaching is expected. The successful candidate must have the interest and ability to teach Earth System Science, Geology and the Environment, and GIS, and will take a leadership role in teaching and curricular development of undergraduate and graduate courses in their area of expertise. Teaching non-majors is also expected. Research involving masters and undergraduate students is required, and external funding must be sought.

Apply by Feb. 24, 2021 for full consideration. For more information please view the official job announcement at the SJSU website: https://jobs.sjsu.edu/en-us/job/498556/assistant-professor-geology.

SJSU is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer committed to the core values of inclusion, civility, and respect for each individual. A background check (including criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU.

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