Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Faculty Position (Geochemistry)

Posted on
Current state: Approved
Department: Geosciences
City: Stony Brook
State/Province: New York
Country: USA
Contact Person: Scott McLennan
Contact Email: [email protected]
Institution: SUNY Stonybrook
Application Due Date: Friday, January 10 2014
Web Link: http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3305

The Department of Geosciences at Stony Brook University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor faculty position within any specialty of the general field of Geochemistry. We seek a candidate with the potential to augment or build upon one or more of the department’s current research strengths in crystal chemistry, environmental geochemistry, experimental geochemistry, isotope geochemistry, low temperature geochemistry and theoretical geochemistry and who will be an effective teacher in undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of geochemistry and general geology, hydrogeology, mineralogy or planetary science. Details of the department’s areas of research emphasis and current facilities may be found at http://www.stonybrook.edu/geosciences.


The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in the geosciences or closely related field at the time of appointment and preference will be given to those with related post-doctoral experience. The successful candidate must also have the clear potential to establish an internationally recognized, externally funded research program that would include mentoring of graduate and undergraduate students.


Applicants should apply by January 10, 2014 through AcademicJobsOnline.org at http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3305. Applications should include a cover letter, CV, research and teaching statements and the names and contact information of three references. If needed, mail applications should be addressed to Geochemistry Search Committee, Department of Geosciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY, 11794-2100, USA. Questions should be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Prof. Scott McLennan ([email protected]).


Stony Brook University is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer and educator. If you need a disability-related accommodation, please call the University Human Resources Services Department at (631) 632-6161 or the University Hospital Human Resources Department at (631) 444-4700. In accordance with the Title II Crime Awareness and Security Act, a copy of our crime statistics is available upon request by calling (631) 632-7786. It can also be viewed on-line at the University Police website at http://www.stonybrook.edu/police.