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The Department of Geology and Environmental Science at the University of Pittsburgh invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Hydrology and Water Sustainability. 

We are seeking a geoscientist who characterizes hydrologic change and evaluates adaptation strategies for sustainable adjustment to these changes.  This colleague ideally uses combinations of field measurements and observations, modeling, and/or remote sensing to better understand water-climate-human interactions. 

The successful candidate will establish an externally-funded, internationally recognized research program that complements existing Department strengths.  In particular, the Department hosts the Collaboratory for Water Research, Education, and Outreach (https://www.water.pitt.edu) and the University Climate and Global Change Center (https://www.climatecenter.pitt.edu/), both platforms for cutting edge, interdisciplinary water science. Teaching duties include undergraduate and graduate courses in the candidate's area of expertise.

Review of applicants will begin on October 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.  A PhD is required at the time of appointment, with the position scheduled to begin in Fall 2020, subject to budgetary approval.  Please apply online to: https://facultysearch.as.pitt.edu/apply/index/MjY4.  Applications should include: 1)  cover letter; 2) CV; 3) research statement; 4) research statement; 5) diversity statement; 6) four references; and 7) copies of three relevant publications. Please direct questions to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Daniel Bain, dbain@pitt.edu, 412-624-8766. 

Information about the University of Pittsburgh can be found at https://www.hr.pitt.edu/why-work-pitt. For information on the University of Pittsburgh’s generous package of benefits, visit http://www.hr.pitt.edu/benefits.

Pitt is an EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled employer.  Full advertisement: https://www.geology.pitt.edu/news/assistant-professor-hydrology-water-sustainability

Location: Pittsburgh, PA
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Start Date: Fall 2020
Job Type: Other


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Name: Dr. Daniel Bain, Search Committee Chair
Email: dbain@pitt.edu

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