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Visiting Assistant Professor, Earth Science, Non-Tenure-Track, Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Toledo

The Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of Toledo invites applications for a 9-month Visiting Assistant Professor in any field of Earth sciences to begin 20 August 2018. Successful candidates will possess a Ph.D. or be ABD in geology or closely related science with a strong commitment to teach, and ideally a demonstrated success of teaching at the undergraduate level. The primary duty will be to teach introductory level geology and environmental science courses, including regular classroom courses and online courses, some of which were previously developed within the department. The expected teaching load will be 3 courses per semester.

The Department ( consists of 21 faculty with approximately 35 graduate students and 200 undergraduate majors, offering a variety of environmental, ecology and geology degree programs.

For full consideration, applications should be received before July 16, 2018, but will be considered until the position is filled. Inquiries may be sent to Dr. Timothy Fisher, Search Committee Chair, at Applications must be submitted at and must include an application letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy and experience, and the names and contact information of three references.

The University of Toledo is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, dual-career professionals and covered veterans.