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Assistant Professors, Geological Science, Wheaton College, Illinois

The Department of Geology and Environmental Science at Wheaton College (IL) invites applications for two tenure-track, assistant professors to fill retirement vacancies (employment beginning August 2018).

We are seeking two individuals who will cover undergraduate curricular requirements in the geology and environmental science majors for mineralogy, igneous and metamorphic petrology, structural geology, geomorphology and hydrogeology. Auxiliary specialties contributing to elective courses might include geochemistry, geophysics, soil science, climate science and Geographic Information Science. Other teaching responsibilities may include our summer field course and geoscience and environmental themed general education courses for non-majors. Successful candidates will develop a research program in their discipline that involves collaboration with undergraduates.

Send cover letter and curriculum vitae to Stephen O. Moshier, Chair, Department of Geology and Environmental Science, Wheaton College, Wheaton Illinois 60187 or geology@wheaton.edu. Applications will be mailed to promising candidates. Review of completed applications will begin in October 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Wheaton College is an evangelical Protestant, Christian liberal arts college whose faculty and staff affirm a Statement of Faith and adhere to lifestyle expectations of the Wheaton College Community Covenant. The College complies with federal and state guidelines for nondiscrimination in employment. Women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Read more about Wheaton College and its programs at http://www.wheaton.edu/.