2 Assist. Prof positions - Gainsville, USA

The Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Florida invites applications for TWO tenure track Assistant Professor positions with an anticipated start date of 16 August 2019.

Logistics

The Department of Geological Sciences resides in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and includes faculty with a wide range of expertise in solid Earth and planetary processes, surface processes, paleoclimate, marine geology, and paleontology. Resources include a range of modern analytical instruments including: MC-ICP-MS, TIMS, noble gas, and stable isotope mass spectrometers, SEM, EPMA, XRD, XRF, core analysis, magnetometers, GPS, and seismometers. Researchers also have access to the HIPERGATOR 2 high-performance computing cluster.

The Search Committees will begin reviewing applications for both positions on 31 October 2018 and the positions will remain open until filled.

Position 1: Timescales and Rates of Earth Processes

Candidates with the ability to quantify Earth or planetary processes at short and/or long timescales, using quantitative calibrations of time including, but not limited to: geochronology/thermochronology, stratigraphy (magneto, isotope, chemo, cyclo, or bio), or modern observation systems are encouraged to apply. Inquiries may be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. Andrea Dutton: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Position 2: Plate Margin Dynamics

Candidates with expertise in processes such as multiscale deformation, magmatism, basin evolution, and/or seismogenesis, and scientists who take a multidisciplinary approach to characterizing these environments, past and present, are encouraged to apply. Inquiries may be directed to the Search Committee Chair, Dr. John Jaeger: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Applications

For complete information about these positions, including required qualifications and applications materials, please view the job postings at: https://facultyjobs.hr.ufl.edu/