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Assistant Professor of Earth & Planetary Scineces at Rutgers University

Rutgers University
Piscataway, New Jersey
High rank appointments will be considered under exceptional circumstances
Closing date
Dec 21, 2022

Job Details

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Rutgers University-New Brunswick, America’s eighth oldest institution of higher learning and New Jersey’s premier public research university, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor. Higher rank appointments will also be considered under exceptional circumstances.

We seek candidates in all areas of Earth and planetary sciences, with emphases in the co-evolution of the solid Earth, life, and climate throughout Earth’s History. We particularly welcome applications from candidates committed to promotion of equity and inclusion through their research, teaching, and/or service and to mentorship within one of the most diverse university communities in the country. We are open to candidates who have had non-traditional career paths, taken time off for family reasons, or achieved excellence in careers outside academia.

Rutgers has a strong tradition of cross-disciplinary research and of institutions that support collaborative work across departments, such as the Rutgers Institute of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, the Rutgers Climate Institute, and the Rutgers Energy Institute.

The position will remain open until filled, but review of applications will begin December 5, 2022, with an anticipated start date of September 1, 2023. Additional information about the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences and Rutgers University can be found at

For additional information about the position, please contact Dr. James Wright (, Chair. 

Details on the application procedure are at


Rutgers University-New Brunswick

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