Assistant Professor of Geology

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Current state: Approved
Department: Geological Sciences
City: Reno
State/Province: Nevada
Country: USA
Contact Person: Paula Noble
Contact Email: [email protected]
Institution: University of Nevada, Reno
Application Due Date: Thursday, November 30 2017
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The Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering at the University of Nevada, Reno seeks an Earth Scientist for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level specializing in the general theme of Earth Surface Dynamics. This geoscience discipline includes the coevolution of landscapes, climate, tectonic systems, life, and the study of Earth’s sedimentary record. The specific field of interest is open, but preference will be given to candidates who can fortify and/or complement our existing areas of expertise in tectonics, sedimentary geochemistry, geomorphology, micropaleontology and paleolimnology, geological engineering, natural hazards, economic geology, geothermal systems, and/or planetary geology.

Applications are due by November 30, 2017, and review will begin shortly after. For full details and to apply to the position go to:

The University of Nevada, Reno recognizes that diversity promotes excellence in education and research. We are an inclusive and engaged community and recognize the added value that students, faculty, and staff from different backgrounds bring to the educational experience. Questions regarding the search may be addressed to the head of the search committee, Dr. Paula Noble, at [email protected]