Tuesday, November 22, 2016
School of Earth and Space Exploration (SESE): Assistant Professor
The School of Earth and Space Exploration (SESE) invites
applications for an Assistant Professor with expertise in globalgeophysical processes. Anticipated start date is August 2017.
We desire a candidate who (1) addresses fundamental questions
in the dynamics, structure, and evolution of Earth and other
planetary interiors, and (2) will work closely with existinggeophysics faculty and has the ability to develop collaborations
with other closely affiliated research programs in SESE (for
example, possibilities include astrobiology, geochemistry,
petrology, planetary science, surface processes, tectonics, andvolcanology).
We are interested in individuals showing capacity to bridgeresearch in deep and shallow processes. Examples include howdeep interior processes relate to the evolution of the lithosphereor the fluid envelopes of Earth and other planets. SESE is
particularly interested in candidates with a strong track record ingeodynamics.
• Ph.D in Geophysics or related field by the time of appointment
• Established publication track record in Earth (or Earth andplanetary) interior research
• Demonstrated expertise in geophysical methods aimed atunderstanding large-scale interior dynamical processes
• Demonstrated potential to establish a vigorous, externally-funded research program Commitment to quality teaching atthe graduate and undergraduate levels.
•Research expertise as noted above
• Demonstrated success meeting the educational needs of diverse student populations and/or engaging in scientific outreach to diverse communities.
SESE brings together Earth and space science into one school, breaking traditional disciplinary boundaries to investigate thebiggest questions. SESE combines the strengths of science,
engineering, and education, to set the stage for a new era ofexploration. See https://sese.asu.edu for more information, and https://sese.asu.edu/about/opportunities/faculty-positions.
To apply, please submit the following materials as a single PDFfile: (1) a cover letter that includes a description of the applicant’s research and teaching interests and experience, and indicate Jobnumber 11791 in your letter; (2) a current CV; and (3) the names, email addresses, institution, title, and telephone numbers of threereferences. Email the PDF of these application materials firstname.lastname@example.org.
Initial deadline for receipt of complete applications isDecember 20, 2016. If not filled, reviews will continue weekly untilsearch is closed. A background check is required for employment.
Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and anEqual Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualifiedapplicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex,
religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any
other basis protected by the law. http://www.asu.edu/aad/manuals/acd/acd401 and http://
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