The Department of Geosciences at Princeton University is seeking applications for a tenure-track assistant professor faculty position in geology, broadly defined. We are particularly interested in interdisciplinary scientists who could interact productively with existing faculty working in geophysics and/or climate. Possible fields of specialty include, but are not limited to, petrology, volcanology, tectonics, glaciology, rock deformation, earth surface processes, and paleontology.
Applicants should send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, including a publication list, a statement of research and teaching interests, and contact information for three references to https://www.princeton.edu/acad-positions/position/9581. Evaluation of applications will begin as they arrive; for fullest consideration, apply by December 21, 2018, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Princeton is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community. For general information about applying to Princeton and how to self-identify, please link to http://web.princeton.edu/sites/dof/ApplicantsInfo.htm.
This position is subject to the University's background check policy.
Internal Number: 105046909
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