Assistant Professor of Geosciences (U of LA at Monroe)

The Department of Atmospheric Science, Earth Science, and Physics (ASEP) at the University of Louisiana at Monroe invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Geosciences to begin in Fall 2012.   This position is contingent upon funding.

Candidates who work in the following areas are encouraged to apply: atmospheric sciences, geology, oceanography, paleoclimatology, biogeosciences, and hydrology.  The Department of ASEP encourages applicants to apply who can balance teaching and research.  For more information about the school and academic programs offered, please visit:  Information about the Department of ASEP can be found at

Opportunity Information
Wednesday, February 1, 2012

An ideal candidate would have a doctoral degree in geosciences or a related field.  ABD candidates in final stages of dissertation will also be considered.  Qualifications include:

  • Energetic and innovative teaching skills and the ability to function in a multidisciplinary department
  • Coursework and/or experience in atmospheric science, climatology, introductory geology, or oceanography
  • A research agenda and the ability to provide undergraduate research experience
  • Experience with scientific computing and relevant computer applications
  • Ability to develop and teach online courses preferable
  • Effective oral and written communications skills
Application Method: 

Applicants should send an application letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information for at least three references.

Application materials should be submitted electronically to:
Dr. Sean Chenoweth

Contact Information

For more information, please contact the individual(s) listed below

Dr. Sean Chenoweth
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