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Assistant or Associate Professor in Groundwater Resources, Tenure-Track, 12-Month Appointment, University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point

The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point College of Natural Resources (CNR) and the University of Wisconsin Division of Extension and Public Media are seeking to fill a joint full time (12-month) tenure track position. This faculty appointment will be in the CNR’s Fisheries and Water Resources Discipline and in Cooperative Extension’s Department of Agriculture and Natural Resources with responsibilities for undergraduate teaching (25%) in the CNR and outreach education (75%) for Cooperative Education through the CNR’s Center for Watershed Science and Education (CWSE). The faculty member will be responsible for six credits annually of undergraduate courses in the CNR focused on groundwater quantity and quality, and for Extension outreach and applied research in groundwater for Wisconsin’s citizens, agencies, and nongovernmental organizations. One of the primary outreach responsibilities will be developing a groundwater outreach program that contributes to the CWSE and serves the state’s needs. In this outreach role, the successful candidate must be visible and accessible to client audiences, and work with the network of Extension faculty and staff across the state. As a CNR faculty member, the successful candidate will report directly to the Dean of the CNR and provide service to the college.

The College of Natural Resources at UW-Stevens Point  supports premier undergraduate natural resource programs with disciplines in Fisheries and Water Resources, Forestry, Human Dimensions of Natural Resource Management, Soil and Waste Resources, Wildlife Ecology, and the Department of Paper Science and Chemical Engineering. The University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension Service extends university resources to the citizens and communities of the state by conducting, applying, and conveying relevant university research.

Apply online  To ensure consideration, completed online applications must be received by end of day, 11:59 pm, on August 23, 2018. However, screening may continue until the needs of the recruitment are met.