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[Met-jobs] Visiting Assistant Professor at Texas A&M University (USA)

From Roger Brugge <r.brugge@reading.ac.uk>
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Date Thu, 7 Jul 2016 09:07:19 +0000

Forwarded from CLIMLIST...

TEXAS, COLLEGE STATION. Texas A&M University. The Department of
Geography invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor. The
position will focus on teaching introductory and upper level courses in
physical geography and climatology. The ability to teach an upper
division and graduate course in hydroclimatology is desired. The
visiting assistant professor will be required to teach 2 classes during
the fall and spring semesters. VAPs are expected to publish and conduct
research during the time of appointment. Candidates must have a Ph.D. at
the time of appointment and a strong commitment to excellence in
research and teaching. The appointment is for one year starting 29
August 2016 but may be extended to two years if funding becomes available.

The Department of Geography (<http://geography.tamu.edu>) has 15 faculty
members with strengths in biogeography, climatology, geomorphology,
human geography, human-environment relationships, and Geographic
Information Science and Technology (GIST). We are based in the College
of Geosciences (<http://geosciences.tamu.edu>) with the Departments of
Atmospheric Science, Geology & Geophysics, and Oceanography, and play a
major role in the Environmental Programs in Geosciences. The College of
Geosciences also includes Sea Grant, the Geochemical and Environmental
Research Group (GERG), and the International Ocean Discovery Program
(IODP). Texas A&M University, a land-, sea-, and space-grant university,
is located in a metropolitan area with a dynamic and international
community of 175,000 people.

Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and
names and addresses (including e-mail addresses) of three referees to
<http://apply.interfolio.com/35935>. We will begin reviewing
applications immediately. Texas A&M University is an Affirmative
Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to excellence through the
recruitment and retention of a diverse faculty and student body and
compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. The University is
dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic
faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural
environment. We strongly encourage applications from women,
underrepresented ethnic groups, veterans, and individuals with
disabilities. Texas A&M University also has a policy of being responsive
to the needs of dual-career partners.

--
Oliver W. Frauenfeld, Ph.D.
Department of Geography, 814B O&M
Texas A&M University, 3147 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3147

oliverf@geog.tamu.edu | http://frauenfeld.tamu.edu
http://climatology.tamu.edu | http://facebook.com/GeogCSL



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