U of H seeks an Assistant Professor (tenure track) for its Dept. of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences in the field of Structural Geology, Tectonics and Mantle Structure (Houston, TX). Teach Earth Sciences to undergraduate & graduate levels & mentor PhD research students. Lecture at nationally & internationally recognized universities & research institutions. Build a vigorous externally funded research program. Write grant proposals and pursue external funding for research program & publish peer-reviewed international publications. Organize research conferences & other academic services. Perform research in lab relating to plate tectonics, subduction zone evolution and dynamics using seismic tomography, and petroleum geology using reflection seismic data.
The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
PhD in Geology. Exhibit strong potential for & commitment to excellence in research (specifically plate tectonics, subduction zone evolution, & dynamics) and teaching + demonstrate productivity via peer reviewed publications. Criminal history check reqd.
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