[ES_JOBS_NET] Rutgers University – Henry Rutgers Professor of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences

Henry Rutgers Professor of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences

Rutgers University – New Brunswick seeks an accomplished scientist to serve as the first
Henry Rutgers Professor of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences. The successful
candidate will conduct innovative research as a member of Rutgers’ newly formed
Institute of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences (EOAS; http://ift.tt/1yRfJiP).
The Institute is an interdisciplinary community fostering research,education, and
outreach about Earth’s interior, continents, oceans, atmosphere, and biosphere, their
interactions and co-evolution through our planet’s history, and humanity’s dependence
and impacts upon these systems. Candidates should be internationally recognized for
their research, have a demonstrated commitment to cross-disciplinary collaboration, and
possess a commensurate record of publications, grants, teaching and service. The
appointment will be at the level of Full or Distinguished Professor. In addition to being
an EOAS member, the successful candidate will be appointed in one or more disciplinary

A member of the Big Ten, the Committee on Institutional Cooperation and the
Association of American Universities (AAU), Rutgers University – New Brunswick is
America’s eighth oldest institution of higher learning and New Jersey’s premier public
research university. Rutgers has a strong tradition of cross-disciplinary research and
institutions that support collaborative work, including the Rutgers Climate Institute, the
Rutgers Energy Institute and EOAS. Rutgers has considerable strengths in Earth system
sciences across multiple departments, whose faculty include National Academy of Sciences
members and Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change authors. Rutgers University –
New Brunswick is committed to seeking solutions for a more sustainable world, which is
a pillar of its new strategic plan.

Applicants should send a letter of interest, CV, and the names of 4 references to
eoassearch@rutgers.edu. Review of candidates will commence June 1, 2015 and continue
until the position is filled. Please direct questions to the Chair of the search committee at

An equal opportunity employer, Rutgers University is committed to building a diverse
community and encourages applications from women and minority candidates. 

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