[GilbertClub] Tenure Track Assistant Professor – Dept. Earth & Environmental Science – New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

The Department of
Earth and Environmental Science at New Mexico Institute of Mining and
Technology (NMT) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor
position in the Hydrology Program. This will be a joint appointment
between Academic Affairs and the Geophysical Research Center.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Earth Science, Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or a related
field at the time of appointment. We seek candidates with a
specialty in vadose-zone
hydrology.  Candidates with additional
expertise in hydrologic remote sensing, land-surface/atmosphere interaction,
and land-surface dynamics will receive preference. Potential
for excellence in
teaching and research are the
most important qualifications. Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply.

 

Responsibilities
will include developing an active program of extramurally funded research,
supervising and supporting graduate students, and teaching two graduate or
undergraduate courses per year.

 

The successful
candidates will join a group of five hydrologists including four full-time
hydrology faculty, two emeritus faculty, eight adjunct faculty, and 25 graduate
students. The Department of Earth and Environmental Science has 16 faculty and
about 50 undergraduate and 65 graduate students. NMT is the academic partner of
the National Cave and Karst Research Institute (NCKRI), based in Carlsbad, NM. Additional
geoscience professionals on campus include over 30 staff members of the New
Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources, plus faculty and researchers in
the Petroleum Recovery Research Center, the Petroleum and Mineral Engineering
departments and the IRIS PASSCAL Instrument Center. For detailed inquiries,
contact search committee chair, Mark Person (mperson@nmt.edu).

                                                                                         

Applicants should
submit a letter of interest, resume, a statement of teaching and research
interests, one representative publication, and the names of three references to
Hydrology Search, Human Resources, New Mexico Institute
of Mining and Technology, 801 Leroy Pl., Socorro, New Mexico 87801. College
transcripts will be required if selected to interview. Review of application material
will begin on November 1, 2015.  The
search will remain open until the position is filled. Email applications are
not accepted.  New Mexico Tech is an
equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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