The Department of Geosciences at North Dakota State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Quaternary geology, in order to strengthen
the department’s research reputation and education profile in surficial processes and geology of Polar regions; Preference will be given to applicants with expertise and field experience related to glacial sediments and landforms, morphodynamic processes,
paleoclimate modeling, and/or neotectonics, documented by publication of results in peer-reviewed scientific journals. A Ph.D. is required at time of appointment and university teaching experience is preferred. Teaching duties will include a range of introductory
and advanced courses as well as development of a course in the candidate’s area of specialty. The starting date is August 2016.
North Dakota State University is distinctive as a student-focused, land-grant, research university, ranked by the Carnegie Commission on Higher Education among the top 108
public and private universities in the country. NDSU is in the elite category of “Research Universities/Very High Research Activity,” with several programs ranked in the Top 100 by the National Science Foundation.
Review of Applications will begin
January 8, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.
Search Committee Chair: Dr. Stephanie S. Day, email: firstname.lastname@example.org, phone: 701-231-8837
Lydia Tackett, Ph.D
Assistant Professor of Geology
North Dakota State University