Job ID: 32241
Location: Tampa, FL
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Department: School of Geosciences / 0-1230-000
College: College of Arts and Sciences
Salary Plan: Regular
Hiring Salary: Negotiable
The School of Geosciences (SGS) at the University of South Florida Tampa campus seeks to fill a 9 month, full-time and tenure-earning, Assistant Professor position in the field of Water and Environmental Justice. Candidates with a focus on water issues in Latin America, Africa, and the Middle East are especially encouraged to apply, though any specialty will be considered. This position is open until filled, with inital review of applications beginning on December 10, 2022.
The successful candidate will be expected to develop an externally funded research program, mentor graduate students, and teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses in Environmental Science and Policy (ESP). The successful candidate’s area of specialty will complement existing School strengths in ESP, Geography, and Geology, such as wetland environments, water policy and management, hydrology, and global conservation.
The start date of this position is August 7, 2023. Salary is negotiable.
QUALIFICATIONS (Education & Experience):
A Ph.D. in Environmental Science or related field is required. Applications from individuals who are ABD will be accepted, but the degree must be conferred by appointment start date. Successful candidate must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Assistant Professor.
Preference will be given to applicants whose research and teaching intersects both water and environmental justice.
Information for Applicants
This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.
Job Opening Number: 32241
Posting Date: 10/03/2022
Posting End Date: Open until filled, inital review of applications beginning on December 10, 2022.
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Only online applications are accepted for this position. Questions about the position should be directed to Dr. Philip van Beynen at [email protected]
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