[Met-jobs] Visiting Faculty Position at Ohio University (USA)

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OHIO, ATHENS.

Ohio University. The Department of Geography invites applications for a
visiting faculty position in Meteorology for the 2016-2017 academic year
but preferably beginning January 2016, with the possibility of renewal
for up to two additional years. We seek candidates possessing a strong
background in Meteorology, with a commitment to undergraduate education.
The successful candidate will teach five courses in the academic year
(two semesters), including Meteorology, Physical Meteorology,
Meteorological Observations, and Mesoscale Meteorology. Experience in
teaching similar courses is desirable. Other courses may be assigned
depending on departmental needs or candidate’s interests, such as
introductory Physical or Environmental Geography, Statistics, or GIS.

Ohio University is a four-year Research-Extensive public institution of
approximately 22,000 students located in Athens, a progressive community
situated in the rolling hills of southeastern Ohio. The Department of
Geography currently has 15 full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty
members, 170 undergraduate majors and 24 master’s students, and offers a
range of degree programs including environmental geography, GISc, urban
planning and sustainability, globalization and development,
environmental pre-law, and meteorology. The meteorology program
currently has 72 undergraduate majors. The department enjoys excellent
teaching, research, IT, and administrative support for its activities.
The Scalia Laboratory for Atmospheric Analysis supports teaching and
research in meteorology, climatology, and forecasting.

A Ph.D. in Geography, Atmospheric Sciences, or closely related field is
preferred, but ABD status candidates will be considered. Review of
applications will begin immediately, and will continue until the
position is filled. For full consideration, please apply by October 15,
2015. The completed application must include a letter of application,
curriculum vitae, evidence of research and teaching experience, and the
names and contact information for three professional references. For
more information about the Department please visit us online at
. Ohio University is an affirmative action/equal
opportunity employer that strives to enhance its ability to develop a
diverse faculty.

Apply online at: .
Questions may be directed to Dr. James Dyer, Chair, Department of
Geography, Ohio University, Athens, OH USA 45701-2979. Voice:
+1-740-593-1138. Fax: +1-740-593-1139. E-mail: dyer@ohio.edu.

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