Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Duke University: Visiting Assistant Professor in Water Resources

Appointment Type:  Non-regular Rank Nicolas School of the Environment Duke University
Two-year position

The Nicholas School of the Environment is searching for a Visiting Assistant Professor in water resources, hydrology, or closely related discipline, to start August, 2016.  This is a term position currently planned for at least two years.  Responsibilities will include:  1) teaching three Master of Environmental Management water resources courses per year, 2) significant academic and career advising for professional Master’s students, and 3) advising of required Master’s projects.  Specific courses will include hydrology, a water management course, and an additional course in the lecturer's area of expertise.  Interaction with upper level undergraduate and Ph.D. students is also possible.  Applicants must be available to teach in the 2016 fall semester, with start date flexible to allow preparation of courses. Professional experience outside academia is preferred, but not required.
Applications should include: Cover Letter Curriculum vitae Writing Sample Teaching Statement Evidence of Teaching Excellence Graduate School Transcript Contact information for three professional references Applications received by March 15 will be guaranteed consideration; however we will review applications until the position is filled.
Duke University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Interested applicants should apply through Academic Jobs Online:  
See Job # 7039

Whitman College: Geology Department 2016-17

The Geology Department at Whitman College is searching for a oneyear
sabbatical replacement for the 2016-17 academic year.

This is a visiting position in Geology, with expertise in Structural Geology, at the
rank of assistant professor. Effective August 2016. A Ph.D. is required. Over the
course of two semesters, the successful candidate will teach Structural Geology
with lab, Introductory Physical Geology with lab, and two lecture/seminar courses
in the candidate’s area of expertise. One will be a non-science majors course
and the other an upper-level undergraduate course.

The online application will prompt you to submit all of the required materials: a
letter of application; separate statements addressing the candiadate’s teaching
interests and scholarly agenda; curriculum vitae; the contact information for three
people who will be contacted for letters of reference; graduate transcripts; and
complete sets of teaching evaluations or other evidence of demonstrated or
potential excellence in undergraduate instruction.

Each application should address the candidate’s interest in working with majors
and non-majors at a liberal arts college, at all levels of undergraduate instruction.
In addition, because Whitman College is committed to cultivating a diverse
learning community, applicants should explain how their classroom and scholarly
practices will serve to create and sustain an inclusive learning environment.
To apply, go to , click “Faculty” and “Structural

Review of applicants will begin March 1st and continue until the position is filled.
No applicant shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex,
gender, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran’s status,
sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis prohibited by applicable
federal, state, or local law.

For additional information about Whitman College and the Walla Walla area,
see and

Feel free to contact me with questions,
Kirsten Parker Nicolaysen
Associate Professor and Chair

CSU Bakerfield: Full-time Petroleum Geologist

Website for additional information -  and .