Assistant Professor, Earth and Environmental Science
The Department of Earth and Environmental Science at Acadia University invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position (#20603) at the Assistant Professor level beginning July 1, 2020, in the general field of sedimentary geology.
The successful candidate will hold a PhD and be a field-based sedimentary geoscientist who is capable of teaching four of Sedimentary Petrology, Paleontology, Energy Sources, Introductory Geophysics, Geomorphology and Oceanography. The department seeks a team player with dedication to teaching who will develop a strong field-based research program and supervise graduate and honours students. The department grants degrees in Geology, Environmental Geoscience and Environmental Science, and includes 7 professors and approximately 40 undergraduate (B.Sc.) students in Geology programs and 7 graduate (M.Sc.) students.
Applications should include a letter describing teaching and research experience, a curriculum vitae, and contact information for three referees. The candidate should send the application to:
Dr. Rob Raeside, Acting Department Head
Department of Earth and Environmental Science
Wolfville, NS B4P 2R6
Evaluation of applications will commence December 12, 2019
The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Acadia University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from Aboriginal people, African Nova Scotians, persons with disabilities, visible minorities, women, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. Consistent with the principles of employment equity, the primary criterion for appointment to a position is academic and professional excellence. Candidates who are a member of one of the aforementioned groups, and who wish to have the application considered as such, should complete the Employment Equity Voluntary Self-Identification Form as part of their application package.