The Department of Geological Sciences invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Instruction. We seek a dynamic and collaborative colleague who is enthusiastic about teaching and learning, who will contribute to curriculum development at all levels, and will lead and coordinate our growing online professional MS program. To fill this permanent, full-time, non-tenure-track position, we are delighted to receive applications from scholars whose expertise draws from environmental geoscience or related fields to teach introductory geoscience courses and upper division/graduate courses in environmental geology.
Candidates are asked to identify relevant skills and expertise including, but not limited to, GIS, hydrological, geochemical, geophysical, and/or sustainability modeling, environmental remediation, etc. We welcome applicants whose expertise complements that of existing faculty in the Department of Geological Sciences and who can collaborate with other units on campus, such as the Voinovich Center. The successful applicant will contribute to developing an innovative, inclusive, and equitable curriculum and programs grounded in high quality mentoring and engaging online and traditional curricula. The successful applicant will have opportunities to mentor undergraduates and a newly renovated lab space. Candidates who have experience working with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students, and who can contribute to the climate of inclusivity are encouraged to identify their experiences in these areas.
Candidates must have a PhD in Geological Sciences or closely related fields by the anticipated start date of August 16, 2021.
Candidates with a demonstrated a commitment to increasing diversity and inclusion through teaching or mentoring are especially encouraged to apply.
Expertise in environmental geoscience
Experience developing and teaching geoscience/environmental geology courses in multiple modalities
Experience or interest in program development
A record of supervising or mentoring students of diverse backgrounds
Ability to work effectively in a collaborative setting Candidates with a demonstrated a commitment to increasing diversity and inclusion through teaching or mentoring are especially encouraged to apply.
*candidate does not have to meet all.
Planning Unit: College of Arts & Sciences
Department: Geological Sciences
Applicants may contact this person if they have questions about this position: Julie Masterson, firstname.lastname@example.org
Employment Type: full-time term
Salary is commensurate with experience and credentials and is accompanied by our generous university benefits such as tuition for self and dependents, a comprehensive insurance package (including but not limited to health, prescription, vision, dental, and life insurance), an excellent retirement plan including company contributions, parental leave, adoption reimbursement, and more. OHIO is also proud to offer wellness programs, on-site wellness facilities, and a generous employee assistance program. Additional Information is available at https://www.ohio.edu/hr/benefits/.
Internal Number: 37000
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