UHM Department of Atmospheric Sciences Position Announcement
The University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level (appointment at the Associate Professor level may be considered in cases where the applicant has a proven record of outstanding research and teaching), to begin approximately on 1 August 2016.
The Department seeks candidates with demonstrated research expertise preferably with tropical emphasis in areas of climate, satellites, boundary layer, or tropical meteorology in general. Candidates with outstanding track records in other areas are also encouraged to apply. In addition, candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses preferably in one or more of the areas of climate, radiative transfer, satellite meteorology, synoptic, tropical, and boundary layer meteorology.
A Ph.D. earned no later than 1 May 2016 in the area of atmospheric sciences or a closely related field is required, as are excellent communication skills; a demonstrated capability for creative, high quality research; and evidence of effectively teaching and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students.
Applicants should submit curriculum vitae, detailed statement of research and teaching interests, transcripts (copies acceptable with application, official document upon hire), and the names, addresses, phone numbers and e-mail addresses of at least three references to: Prof. Steven Businger, Chair, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Hawaii, 2525 Correa Rd., Hawaii Institute of Geophysics Building Room 350, Honolulu, HI 96822. Inquiries: phone (808) 956-8775, fax (808) 956-2877, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin March 1, 2016, and will continue until the position is filled. The University of Hawaii is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution.