Saint Louis University, a
Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health
care, and service invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in
Geoscience at the Assistant Professor level in the Department of Earth and
Atmospheric Sciences (EAS), to begin in August, 2016.
We seek applicants with
expertise in geomorphology in any of the following areas: rivers and streams,
floodplains, or hillslopes. Faculty
responsibilities include a balance of research, teaching, service, and the
mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students. Teaching responsibilities include
undergraduate courses in surface processes and field methods, and graduate
courses in the candidate’s area of expertise.
We seek an individual who values collaboration, field-based research,
teaching, and collegiality. A PhD in
earth science or a related field is required at the time of appointment. Post doctoral
experience is highly desirable.
programs include undergraduate degrees in environmental science, environmental
studies, geology, geophysics, and meteorology. The department grants MS and PhD
degrees in geoscience (with concentrations in geology, geophysics, and
environmental geoscience) as well as in meteorology. Faculty may also
participate in the interdepartmental Integrated and Applied Sciences PhD
program. For more details, visit the EAS website (http://ift.tt/1rlTa9b).
Outside of the department, there is opportunity for collaboration with
other university departments and units including the Center for Sustainability
(http://ift.tt/1JXeXGx) and the Parks College of Engineering,
Aviation and Technology (http://parks.slu.edu/). Additional information can be found at http://www.slu.edu.
All applications must be
made online at https://jobs.slu.edu and must include a cover letter, curriculum
vitae, a two-page statement of teaching, research, and professional goals, and
the names and complete contact information of at least four references. Review
of applications will begin 1 November and will continue until the position is
filled. Inquiries may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saint Louis University is
an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer (AA/EOE), and encourages
nomination and application of women and minorities.