Academic Professional Track (Non-Tenure): Visiting Assistant Professor

Employer
Texas A&M University, Department of Geography
Location
College Station, TX
Closing date
Jul 22, 2022

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Discipline
Global Environmental Change, Interdisciplinary/Other, Natural Hazards, Social Sciences , GeoHealth
Career Level
Faculty
Education Level
PhD
Job Type
Full-time
Relocation Cost
Negotiable
Sector Type
Academia

Job Details

The Department of Geography at Texas A&M University invites applications for two Visiting Assistant Professors in Physical Geography and Geospatial Technologies.  These full-time, non-tenure track positions will support the degree programs in Geography, Geographic Information Science and Technology, and the interdisciplinary Environmental Studies and Environmental Geosciences. The successful applicants will have the opportunity to teach both residential and online courses (5 course per year).  Teaching opportunities during the summer may also be available. 

 

The Department of Geography (http://geography.tamu.edu) has twenty-five faculty members with strengths in biogeography, climatology, geographic information science and technology (GIST), geomorphology, human geography, and human-environment relationships. The department is committed to enhancing educational opportunities to working professionals through a growing online program. Candidates will work closely with the college’s distance education team with course development and instruction where appropriate.

 

Texas A&M University, a land-, sea-, and space-grant university, is located in a metropolitan area with a dynamic and international community of 255,000 people.

 

Texas A&M University is committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, students, faculty, and staff by promoting a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability. Diverse perspectives, talents, and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values.  The Texas A&M System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

 

Qualifications

We seek teaching expertise in a combination of Climatology, Hydrology, GIS, Remote Sensing, and Quantitative Data Analysis.  Demonstrated experience in teaching blended or online classes, as well as face-to-face is desired.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. at the time of appointment, or a master’s degree and significant industry experience and have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. 

 

Application Instructions

Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and arrange for three confidential reference letters to be submitted via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/108022. We will begin reviewing applications on June 30, 2022.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Texas A&M University is committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, students, faculty, and staff by promoting a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability. Diverse perspectives, talents, and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

Company

College of Geosciences at Texas A&M University

Find Us
Telephone
9798457141
Location
Department of Geography
3147 TAMU
College Station
Texas
77843-3147
US

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