Non-tenure-track Lecturer in Earth Sciences via AGU

Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)

Indianapolis, IN, United States 🇺🇸

The Department of Earth Sciences at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) invites applications for a full‐time, non‐tenure‐track lecturer in earth sciences. We are a growing department offering undergraduate degrees in geology and environmental science, a M.S. in geology, and an interdisciplinary Ph.D. degree in Applied Earth Sciences (http:// We seek a lecturer who has a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and mentoring students. A M.S. degree in geology or earth sciences is required, a Ph.D. is preferred. Candidates must have a record of quality teaching in physical, environmental, or historical geology, and an ability and interest in teaching upper-division courses. Experience with developing curriculum, on-line teaching, or specific short courses in her/his specialty is desirable. Candidates are expected to engage in scholarship of teaching and learning as well as actively serve on both departmental and university committees. Interest and ability to mentor and coordinate graduate teaching assistants is essential. Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, summaries of recent peer and student teaching evaluations (if available), and the names and email addresses of three referees. Any other materials that document teaching experience and effectiveness are recommended. Applicants should submit these materials, in a single PDF file, to the Lecturer Search Committee at [email protected]. Applications may also be mailed to the committee at Department of Earth Sciences, IUPUI, 723 West Michigan Street, Indianapolis, IN, 46202‐5132. Review of applications will begin March 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. IUPUI is Indiana’s premier urban public research university and is home to 30,000 students. IUPUI is an equal opportunity, affirmative‐action employer.