New Mexico State University
Office - Faculty Postings
|Department:||Department of Geological Sciences - Req #2012002294|
|Date Position Advertised:||September 19, 2012|
|Salary:||Commensurate with education & experience|
|Qualifications:||9 month tenure track position
PhD in geology in the field of neotectonicists/thermochronologists. Field-oriented research program preferred. Demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching and research.
|Examples of Duties:||The Department of Geological Sciences seeks applications from neotectonicists/thermochronologists who are interested in teaching and research in a geologically and culturally diverse environment in the Rio Grande rift of southern New Mexico. The Department values a balance of teaching and research and is in a phase of restructuring after multiple retirements. We seek individuals interested in building a department that will meet geoscience challenges of the 21st century. We offer the BS and MS degrees in geology. The successful candidate will participate in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, advise undergraduate and graduate research projects, develop and maintain a dynamic research program, contribute service to the department, university, and geologic community, and may participate in outreach programs.|
|Benefits Offered:||Group medical and hospital insurance, group life insurance,
long-term disability insurance, state educational retirement,
workers' compensation, sick leave, annual leave and
unemployment compensation. Opportunity for educational
Nine month faculty- not eligible for annual and sick leave.
|Special Conditions:||All offers of employment, oral and written, are contingent on the university's verification of credentials, individual's eligibility for employment in the United States and other information required by federal law, state law, and NMSU policies/procedures, and may include the completion of a criminal history check.|
|Reply to/Deadline for Applications:||Submit the following in a single pdf file to Dr. Jim Murphy, Chair of the Search Committee at email@example.com- cover letter, CV (including publication list), statement of research interest, statement of teaching philosophy, list and contact information for at least three references. The prior review date of November 12, 2012, has been extended to December 14, 2012, and applications received after this date may be considered. (Revised 11/20/12)|
NMSU IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER.
Offer of employment is contingent upon verification of individual's eligibility for employment in the United States.