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The Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Missouri in Columbia invites applications for a one-year position at the rank of Visiting Assistant Professor, for the 2019-2020 academic year. A Ph.D. in Geological Sciences or a related area is required. The successful candidate will teach 3 courses each semester, including at least one introductory Geology course, Mineralogy (Fall 2019), and Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology (Spring 2020). Applicants will be evaluated on their ability to effectively teach students across the curriculum. 

Please apply on line at: http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic (Job Opening ID 29232). Use the online application to upload (a) a letter of application that describes your teaching experience; (b) a CV; (c) a statement describing teaching interests, and (d) an inclusion and diversity statement (professional skills, experience and/or willingness to engage in activities that would enhance campus diversity and equity efforts). Three reference letters are required and should be sent (electronically or hard copy) to the Chair of the Search Committee (WhittingtonA@missouri.edu). Applicants may contact the Chair of the Search Committee with any questions about the job duties. Contact Human Resource Services (muhrs@missouri.edu) for any questions about the application process. To request ADA accommodations, please contact the Office of Accessibility & ADA Education at 573-884-7278 or CheekA@missouri.edu.

Review of application materials will begin April 1, 2019. To ensure full consideration, applications should be complete (including reference letters) by this date. The position will remain open until filled.

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students.  We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.  The University of Missouri is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

Location: Columbia, MO
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