The Kimbell School of Geosciences invites applications for a tenure-track position to begin spring, 2022. We seek candidates that will complement our current expertise in petroleum geology, paleontology and sedimentology, multi-scale geophysics and tectonics, and igneous petrology. Areas of specialization may include hydrology, geomorphology, hydrogeology, or remote sensing. The successful candidate will teach introductory courses, geographical information systems (GIS) courses, environmental science courses, and other appropriate upper-level and graduate courses of their design. This person will also eventually direct an interdisciplinary program of study in Environmental Sciences. Experience in developing successful undergraduate and graduate research programs will be given special consideration. Requirements include a Ph.D. in geosciences, strong interpersonal skills, and publications in refereed journals commensurate with experience. ABD is acceptable at time of selection but completion date must be no later than December 15, 2021.
MSU is a comprehensive public university serving roughly 6000 students. The Kimbell School of Geosciences has strong ties with regional environmental science and petroleum exploration and regulation communities. Send a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, and the names and contact information of three references to J.D. Price, Geosciences, Midwestern State University, 3410 Taft Blvd., Wichita Falls, TX 76308; email: email@example.com. Candidates should address their commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in their teaching and research statements. Review of applications will begin Monday, October 18, and this position will remain open until filled. This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check. EEO/ADAAA compliance employer.