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Instructor Position, Geosciences, Florida International University

The Department of Earth and Environment (E&E) at Florida International University (FIU) invites applications for a non-tenure earning instructor position in Geosciences. The position will involve undergraduate teaching in Earth and Environmental Sciences as well as department/university services and student advising. Applicants from any specialization in Geosciences will be considered. Candidates willing to teach in multiple modes of instruction including face-to-face, online and hybrids formats are desired.

Minimum qualifications are: A Ph.D. in Geosciences with teaching experience of geoscience courses at undergraduate level is preferred, but candidates who hold MS degree in Geosciences with extensive teaching experiences will also be considered. Graduate teaching is possible for successful applicants holding a Ph.D. The successful applicant will join a large and highly diverse faculty within E&E and across the university. We especially seek well-qualified minority and female applicants.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 514185 at and attach a cover letter, a detailed teaching statement including a summary of student evaluations as a single pdf file. Candidates will be requested to provide names and contact information for at least three references who will be contacted upon submission of application. To receive full consideration, applications and required materials should be received by January 15. For questions, contact Dr. Ping Zhu ( Review will continue until position is filled.