We seek a highly motivated faculty member to teach undergraduate courses in the Department of Geosciences, Geospatial Concentration Program and the department's first year physical science sequence. The position will begin January 1, 2018, pending availability of funds. The successful candidate's primary duties will be to teach four courses each semester from the collection of: Introduction to Earth Sciences, Geospatial Technology, Digital Mapping, Geographic Information Systems (GIS), and Open Source GIS. Additionally, the successful candidate will support the department through a non-instructional assignment (e.g., assisting with the department's outreach, recruitment, industry-academic contacts, undergraduate advisement, and geospatial technical research support). This position is renewable in up to three-year increments, and is non-tenure-track with benefits. Lecturers at ETSU are eligible for promotion to Senior Lecturer and Master Lecturer, in accordance with ETSU's promotion policy.
Job Category: Faculty
Master's degree in Geography/Geology/Geosciences with graduate credit hours in Geographic Information Systems, Meteorology/Climatology, or Natural Hazards and experience with continuing education via ESRI certificate courses before the employment start date. Three years of teaching experience in a college or university setting.
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of north...east Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.