Position No. 0050601. The Roy M. Huffington Department of Earth Sciences at Southern Methodist University invites applications to a fully endowed professorship named in honor of C.W. Matthews to be filled at the associate or full professor rank. We are seeking applicants with internationally recognized research programs in geochemistry, biogeochemistry or geology, including economic geology, that incorporate experimental/analytical stable isotope methods and build on existing departmental facilities and expertise. The successful applicant will have a demonstrated ability to maintain an outstanding externally-funded research program, to effectively teach and mentor a diverse student body of graduates and undergraduates, and to supervise professional staff. The department engages in fundamental and applied research using quantitative, measurement-based approaches focused on Earth system interactions with current specialties in petrology, geochemistry, biogeochemistry, tectonics, environmental studies, climate related systems, water cycle and aqueous systems, life and its history, atmospheric acoustics, remote sensing, seismology, and natural and anthropogenic hazard and risk. All faculty are committed to full participation in the educational mission of the department; this includes teaching courses at the undergraduate and graduate level to provide professional training in the Earth Sciences in a liberal arts environment. The position will start August, 2023.
Applications received by November 15, 2022, will receive full consideration, but applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled. Application will include a CV, statements on research and teaching, a diversity statement, and contact information for three letters of recommendation. Please submit application materials via Interfolio link http://apply.interfolio.com/112659.
A Ph.D. is required at the time of appointment. The committee will notify applicants of its employment decisions after the position is filled. Hiring is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a background check. For more information, please visit the Roy M. Huffington Department of Earth Sciences or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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