Saturday, February 20, 2016

Geophysics Instructional Assistant Professor, University of Houston

Job TitleInstructional Assistant Professor
Posting NumberF00207
DepartmentEarth & Atmospheric Sciences:H0109
Salary RangeCommensurate with experience
Benefits Eligible?Yes
Full-time/Part-time StatusFull-time
Job DescriptionThe Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences (EAS) at the University of Houston invites applications for a full time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Instructional Assistant Professor beginning September 1, 2016. This is a 9-month position. This position is intended for an individual with a specialty in geophysics who is educationally-oriented with a particular interest and aptitude for teaching and working with students.
The position will entail teaching a minimum of four courses per year at both the graduate and undergraduate level, primarily involved in the department’s geophysics curriculum. Possible courses would include seismic interpretation, 3-D seismic interpretation, and seismic stratigraphy. This position requires a Ph.D. in geosciences. Candidates with industry experience are encouraged to apply, but industry experience is not required. The successful candidate will be encouraged to pursue their own research and develop their overall professional profile.
Further information about the department can be found at
The University of Houston, with one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation, seeks to recruit and retain a diverse community of scholars. The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Minimum QualificationsCandidates must have completed their PhD at the time of appointment.
Preferred Qualifications
Special Instructions to the ApplicantOfficial transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of final candidate.
All positions at the University of Houston are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.
Desired Employee Start Date09/01/2016
Posting Open Date01/25/2016
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled?Yes

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    Documents Needed to Apply

    Required Documents
    1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
    2. CV
    Optional Documents
    1. Unofficial Transcripts
    2. Misc. Documents