The Department of Earth Sciences at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) invites applications for a full‐time, non‐tenure‐track lecturer in Earth sciences. The Department of Earth Sciences offers undergraduate degrees in geology and environmental science, an M.S. in geology, and an interdisciplinary Ph.D. degree in Applied Earth Sciences (http://earthsciences.iupui.edu/). We seek a lecturer who has a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and mentoring students. An M.S. degree in geology, Earth or environmental sciences is required, a Ph.D. is preferred. Candidates must demonstrate a record of quality teaching in geology and/or environmental sciences. Candidates with experience teaching courses such as physical, environmental, or historical geology, and hydrological sciences, as well as the ability to teach upper-division environmental science courses are especially welcome to apply. Candidates will be expected to engage in scholarship of teaching and learning as well as actively serve on both departmental and university committees. Interest and ability to mentor and coordinate graduate teaching assistants is essential. Experience with developing curriculum, short courses, or with online teaching is desirable. Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, summaries of recent peer and student teaching evaluations (if available), and the names and email addresses of three referees. Any other materials that document teaching experience and effectiveness are recommended. Applicants should submit these materials, in PDF form, at https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/5674. Applications may also be mailed to the committee at Department of Earth Sciences, IUPUI, 723 West Michigan Street, Indianapolis, IN, 46202‐5132. Review of applications will begin April 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. IUPUI is Indiana's premier urban public research university and is home to 30,000 students. IUPUI is an equal opportunity, affirmative‐action employer offering competitive salaries and benefits packages to employees.
M.S. degree in Geology or Earth/Environmental Sciences
Department Contact for Questions:
OAA #: IN-SCI-GEOL18001
Appointment Status: Non-Tenure Track
Internal Number: 5674
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