The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences (EPS) at the University of California, Santa Cruz (UCSC) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Fresh Water at or near Earth's surface. We are especially interested in applicants who will develop a world class research program involving the physics and/or chemistry of hydrologic systems and processes and will complement and potentially collaborate in areas such as hydrogeology, geomorphology, atmospheric science, climate dynamics, glaciology, and/or biogeochemistry. We welcome applicants who conduct research using laboratory, field, remote sensing, and/or modeling tools. The successful applicant will have a strong commitment to teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, including supervision and mentoring of graduate students. We are especially interested in applicants who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the UCSC academic community through research, teaching, and/or service. This position is part of a cluster hire in support of the new Environmental Sciences undergraduate program at UCSC.
RANK: Assistant Professor
SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience, academic year (9-month) basis
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS: Ph.D. or equivalent foreign degree in Earth Science, Environmental Science, Hydrology, or an allied discipline
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: A demonstrated record of research excellence and outstanding promise as a teacher and mentor
POSITION AVAILABLE: July 1, 2017, with academic year beginning September 2017
TO APPLY: Applications are to be submitted via the UCSC Academic Recruit online system, and must include: a curriculum vitae, a statement of planned research activities, a statement of teaching interests, a statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity (through research, teaching, and/or service); the names and contact information (including email address) of four (4) references; and three (3) examples of published materials. All documents must be submitted as PDF files.
Refer to Position #JPF00396-17 in all correspondence.
CLOSING DATE: Review of applications will begin on November 23, 2016.