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Paleoclimatologist, College at Brockport State University of New York
The College at Brockport State University of New York has a tenure track opening for an earth scientist in the Department of the Earth Sciences beginning in the fall 2018 semester. The department has undergraduate majors in geology, water resources, meteorology and earth science, and faculty may supervise graduate students through the environmental science program. The curriculum has a strong emphasis on student-centered learning, and has a long established culture of undergraduate research in which every student is engaged, and to which, the incumbent would be expected to contribute. Modern facilities are available to support these efforts along with faculty research.
We seek candidates with an earned doctorate in an earth science discipline. Candidates with ABD status will be considered, but must earn their doctoral degree within six months of hire. A commitment to undergraduate teaching and advising, and willingness to mentor undergraduate research are essential. Preferred candidates will have a PhD in the indicated fields, evidence of effective teaching, demonstration of the ability to supervise undergraduate research, a record of publication commensurate with the individual’s level of experience, and evidence of the potential for successful pursuit of external funding.
The department seeks a quantitative paleoclimatologist with a strong background in the integration of paleoenvironments, stratigraphy and stable isotopes. The incumbent would be responsible for teaching historical geology, climatology, upper level courses related to their area of expertise along with support for general education offerings.
Please visit www.brockportrecruit.org to complete an application including your CV, cover letter, contact information of three professional references, and teaching philosophy statement. Applications received by 11/1/17 will be given full consideration. Employment at The College at Brockport is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and final budgetary approval.
The College at Brockport, State University of New York is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. The College actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the College.