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Asst. Professor in Honors & Field Geology, Westminster College

Westminster College in Salt Lake City, Utah invites applications for a full-time, joint teaching position at the rank of Assistant Professor to work with high-achieving students in its nationally-recognized Honors college and in its growing Geology program. The teaching load consists of 24 credit hours per year, split evenly between Geology and Honors. One of those course responsibilities includes playing a leadership and teaching role in the Geology program’s summer field camp, while the teaching in the Honors College consists entirely of team-taught seminars. We are particularly seeking a colleague who can incorporate Westminster’s geological setting into their research and pedagogy.

See the complete position announcement online for the full range of undergraduate courses the faculty member could teach.

Application Instructions:
A full description of the position and application instructions appears on the online job board at

Review of applications will begin on September 28 and continue until the position is filled. A complete application that demonstrates competencies in the above qualifications will include:
• a letter of interest
• current vita
• statement of teaching philosophy
• sample syllabus and/or a sample assignment
• scholarly writing sample
• contact information for three professional references.