Forwarded from CLIMLIST…
Assistant Professor-Climatology (Tenure-Track) in the Department of
Geography and Anthropology at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA.
This is a position in the Department of Geography and Anthropology for a
Climatologist. Candidates for this position will be expected to
establish a rigorous extramurally-funded research program and teach
courses in the Department of Geography and Anthropology. Research and
teaching areas could include but are not limited to coastal climatology,
tropical systems, regional climate modeling/downscaling, natural hazards
and/or climate-society interactions that will develop as synergies in
the department and LSU in coastal processes and air-sea interfaces.
Candidates will be expected to interact with faculty in Southern
Regional Climate Center (SRCC), Southern Climate Impacts Planning
Program (SCIPP), South Central Climate Science Center (SC CSC), and
Disaster Science Management (DSM) programs and other faculty in the
Department of Geography and Anthropology. There are opportunities to
work with other departments and programs at LSU such as College of the
Coast and the Environment, School of Renewal Natural Resources, Center
of Computation and Technology, and Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Job Responsibilities: Develop and maintain a rigorous, externally funded
research and publication program (50%). Teach courses applicable to the
expertise of the applicant in climatology and physical geography within
the needs of the Departments of Geography and Anthropology (50%).
Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. in Geography and/or related Earth Sciences
Special Qualifications: Skills in data processing and spatial
statistical analysis are essential with skills in GIS and computer
programming as a plus.
Job Competencies: Demonstrated potential to sustain an active research,
both individually and collaboratively, program, strong publication
record, and ability to provide quality mentoring and teaching to
undergraduate and graduate students.
HCM Contact Information:
Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources
Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed