The Department of Geological Sciences at New Mexico State University invites applications for a 9-month Visiting Assistant Professor sabbatical replacement position beginning 19 August 2019. The primary responsibility is teaching three courses each semester at the introductory through graduate levels. New Mexico State University is located in the southern Rio Grande rift, which provides a natural laboratory for teaching geology.
The departmental website provides additional information about our programs (https://geology.nmsu.edu/). We encourage applications from candidates from underrepresented groups and from individuals interested in working with underrepresented students.
NMSU IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. Offer of employment is contingent upon verification of individual's eligibility for employment in the United States. All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent on the university’s verification of credentials and other information required by federal law, state law, and NMSU policies/procedures, and may include the completion of a criminal history check.
About Geological Sciences, New Mexico State University
Located in the southern Rio Grande rift with exposures of geologic formations and structures developed over 1.8 billion years, New Mexico State University is a comprehensive land-grant institution of higher learning accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Universities. An active research university, NMSU anchors the southern end of New Mexico’s Rio Grande Research Corridor, exceeding $140 million in research and public service expenditures. NMSU is classified as a Hispanic-serving institution by the federal government.