Assistant Professor Environmental Geosciences via Indeed

Midwestern State University

Wichita Falls, TX, United States 🇺🇸

The Kimbell School of Geosciences invites applications for a tenure-track position to begin Fall, 2018. We seek candidates that will complement our current expertise in petroleum geology, paleontology and sedimentology, and igneous petrology. Areas of specialization may include, but are not limited to hydrogeology/water resources, geographical information systems, remote sensing, or environmental geosciences. The successful candidate will teach introductory courses, environmental science courses, and other appropriate upper-level and graduate courses of their design. This person may direct our interdisciplinary Environmental Sciences program. Experience in developing a successful undergraduate and graduate research program will be given special consideration. Requirements include a Ph.D. in geosciences, strong interpersonal skills, and publications in refereed journals commensurate with experience. ABD is acceptable at time of selection; completion is a requirement for tenure track at time of hire, although we may consider an outstanding ABD candidate for a one-year instructor contract. MSU is a comprehensive public university serving roughly 6000 students. The Kimbell School of Geosciences has strong ties with regional environmental science and petroleum exploration and regulation communities, and is currently supported through NSF-IUSE to foster undergraduate research in the environmental sciences. Send an application letter, CV, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, and the names and contact information of three references to J.D. Price, Geosciences, Midwestern State University, 3410 Taft Blvd., Wichita Falls, TX 76308; Review of applications will begin Monday, February 19, and this position will remain open until filled. This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check. EEO/ADAAA compliance employer.