University of Miami has an opening for a full-time lecturer position, described below.
We look forward to hearing from interested parties,
The Department of Atmospheric Sciences in the Rosenstiel School of
Marine and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Miami is seeking
candidates for a full time, 9-month Lecturer position. The incumbent
will teach undergraduate courses, lead weather discussions, oversee
student activities, support data acquisition and local web pages,
and participate in the recruitment of undergraduates. The Department
of Atmospheric Sciences offers a B.S. in Meteorology with courses that
closely follow American Meteorological Society guidelines. Close proximity
to the National Hurricane Center, NOAA’s Atlantic Oceanographic and
Meteorological Laboratory and its Hurricane Research Division, and
links with local television stations provide opportunities for expanded
educational interactions with these agencies.
Candidates should have a broad knowledge of the science of weather
forecasting, including data acquisition, computer forecast models, local
effects, and severe weather. Familiarity with tropical meteorology and
hurricane forecasting is also desired.
This position nominally requires a Ph.D. degree in meteorology,
atmospheric sciences, or a closely related discipline, along with
experience teaching undergraduate courses in meteorology. Applicants
with an M.S. degree and exceptional experience will also be considered.
A cover letter, CV, names and addresses of three references, and a
statement of teaching interests and experience should be provided.
Please email your information to firstname.lastname@example.org. The position
will remain open until filled.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive
benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission,
vacation, paid holidays and much more. The University of Miami is an
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.