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Director (Rank of Full Professor), School of Geosciences, University of Louisiana at Lafayette

The School of Geosciences at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette (UL Lafayette) invites applications for the position of Director in the rank of Full Professor, beginning August 1, 2018 (EEO#: SC 3-17). The successful candidate should have a proven record of strong research and publications, leadership in academic settings, an ability to lead and advance a diverse group of accomplished teachers and scholars, excellent administrative and interpersonal skills, a proven ability to attract external funding, and an ability to teach geoscience courses at all levels and to mentor graduate students. The School includes 11 faculty members, 4 full time instructors, a research scientist, lab technician, and ~150 total undergraduate majors and 85 graduate students. Find out more about the position .

Applicants should send complete application packages, including a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of academic leadership, statement of research, and contact information of five references electronically (as a single PDF file) to Dr. Brian Schubert, at To ensure full consideration, receipt of a complete application is required on or before November 15, 2017. The review process will continue until the position is filled. UL Lafayette is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from minority group members and women.