Adelphi University, New York, is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university dedicated to transforming students' lives through small classes with world-class faculty, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support academic and career success. Adelphi offers exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training, with particular strength in our Core FourArts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Recognized as a Best College by U.S. News & World Report, Adelphi is Long Island's oldest private coeducational university, serving more than 8,100 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, at learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online. The University offers students more than 50 undergraduate majors and 70 graduate programs in the liberal arts, the sciences and professional training. With powerful partnerships throughout the New York area, more than 115,000 graduates across the country, a growing enrollment of students from 41 states and 58 countries, and rising rankings from top publications and organizations, Adelphi is a dynamic community that plays a leadership role on Long Island and in the region.
The Environmental Studies Program at Adelphi University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor beginning in August 2019. We seek an earth scientist with an active research agenda and teaching expertise in marine and earth systems.
Teach courses and supervise student research assistants at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Courses could include Observing Nature in the Field, a graduate introductory seminar, Historical Geology, Environmental Geology, Environmental Chemistry, Climate Change, Introduction to the Oceans, Marine Resources, Natural Science and Environmental Problems, or Sediments. Experience with Geographic Information Systems preferred. Collaborate with other Environmental Studies faculty currently working on past and present anthropogenic causes of climate changes. QUALIFICATIONS:
Ph.D. in a related field is required at the time of appointment. Demonstrated research and teaching expertise in earth and environmental science. APPLICATION:
Letter of interest with statements of research interests and teaching philosophy (2-pages each), curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references. To ensure full consideration, applications should be received by January 15. DIVERSITY:
Adelphi University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to building a diverse workforce and strongly encourages applications from women, under-represented groups, members of the LGBT community, people with disabilities and veterans.
Adelphi University comprises a small liberal arts college and a cluster of professional schools that have grown up in close relationship to the needs of the region. Our mission is to provide quality undergraduate and graduate education and to offer professional preparation of the first rank in arts, education, business, clinical psychology, social work, nursing and other health sciences.