Assistant Professor of Geography in Climate Science
- University Park Campus
- Date Announced:
- Date Closing:
- open until filled
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- College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
The Department of Geography at The Pennsylvania State University invites applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Climate Science. Research emphases could include: hydro-climatology, climate variability and change, paleo-climate, climatic hazards, physical climatology. We encourage applicants with facility in approaches to climate analysis such as: proxy data, field climatology and instrumentation, remote sensing, GIS, statistical and/or dynamical modeling, attribution and regional-scale information applied to climate-change scenarios. Applicants should have the potential and desire to collaborate with colleagues across disciplines who are engaged in understanding the reshaping of physical and human environments driven by climate change. Candidates will contribute to building a Dual-Title Doctoral Climate Science program with other departments. Excellence in teaching, research, and service is expected, as is the development of an externally funded research program. To apply please upload: a letter describing your research and teaching plans, curriculum vitae, up to four reprints, and the names, addresses, and contact information of four potential referees. Review of applications will begin December 15th, 2017, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Questions about the position should be directed to the search committee chair: Dr. Andrew Carleton: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not email documents or completed applications to this address as they will not be considered.
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