Assistant Professor of Geography

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Madison, WI, United States 🇺🇸

Position Vacancy ID:

88545-FA

Employment Class:

Faculty

Working Title:

Assistant Professor of Geography

Official Title:

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR(C40NN)

Hiring Department:

A482900-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/GEOGRAPHY/GEOGRAPHY

FTE:

100%

Anticipated Begin Date:

AUGUST 21, 2017

Term:

N/A

Advertised Salary:

Negotiable
ACADEMIC (9 months)

Degree and area of specialization:

Ph.D. in Geography, Geoinformatics, Geosciences, Environmental Science, Ecology or other allied science required at the time of appointment. Preference will be given to applicants broadly trained in the area of spatial analysis and related emerging technologies.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Teaching experience in GIS

Position Summary:

Assistant Professor (tenure-track) of Geography, tenure-track position in GIScience with concentration in geocomputing and spatial analysis and demonstrated understanding of earth surface processes. Potential GIScience research areas include, but are not limited to, spatial statistics, spatial data mining, spatial big data analytics, VGI, environmental sensor networks, or unmanned aerial vehicles. Potential application domains within earth surface processes include, but are not limited to, hydrology, eco-hydrology, or watershed modeling. Appointment to begin August 2017.

Additional Information:

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Background check may be required prior to employment. Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the applicant must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.

Contact:

Jacqueline Wild
[email protected]
608-262-2139
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to Applicants:

For more information on Geography at UW-Madison, see http://www.geography.wisc.edu/. To apply, visit jobs.wisc.edu. Search for position 88545 and apply on line. Applications materials required include cover letter describing research and teaching interests, a CV, no more than three examples of publications, and the names of three references to the email address below. Online submissions in one PDF document are required. Online applications must be completed by January 9, 2017. You may contact Jacqueline Wild with questions; [email protected] or (608) 262-2139.


POSITION TYPE

ORGANIZATION TYPE

EXPERIENCE-LEVEL

DEGREE REQUIRED