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The Department of Geosciences at Auburn University invites applications for a 9-month nontenure track faculty Lecturer in Applied Geochemistry beginning January 1, 2022. The position is a one-year appointment subject to annual review based on performance, need for services and available funding.  

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Geosciences or related field at the time appointment begins with demonstrable teaching experience. The teaching load will be three courses each semester. These courses may include, but are not limited to: Introduction to Geochemistry, Environmental Geology, as well as other undergraduate courses (e.g., Dynamic Earth) or graduate-level courses as determined by candidate’s expertise, experience and department needs. Required qualifications include excellent written and interpersonal communication skills. The ability to incorporate quantitative, analytical, and/or field-based geochemical tools into both undergraduate and graduate courses will be an asset. The candidate selected for the position must meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment begins and be able to continue working legally for the proposed term of employment.  

Applicants should submit: 1) a curriculum vitae, 2) a letter of application (1-2 pages) describing teaching philosophy and experience, 3) a statement of inclusion (click here for more information), and 4) the names and contact information of three professional references. In the statement of inclusion, describe how your experience and/or potential contributions in teaching and service will advance the College of Sciences and Mathematics’ mission of creating a more diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace. To apply please go to https://www.auemployment.com/postings/24637, complete the online form and upload the required application documents.  

Applicants are encouraged to visit the AU website to learn more about Auburn University and the Department of Geosciences (http://www.auburn.edu/cosam/departments/geosciences/). Review of applications will begin October 15, 2021, and will continue until a candidate accepts appointment.
Auburn University is an EEO/VET/Disability Employer and committed to building an inclusive and diverse community.

Location: Auburn, AL
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Start Date: January 1, 2022
Job Type: Other


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