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Assistant Professor, Chemical Oceanography, University of South Carolina-Columbia

We seek an individual with outstanding research and teaching capabilities and broad interests related to the ways in which marine geochemical and biogeochemical processes mediate chemical exchange between the hydrosphere, lithosphere, and biosphere to begin August 16, 2018. Areas of interest of the successful candidate are likely to include — but are not limited to — one or more of the following areas: trace element geochemistry, biogeochemical cycling, air-sea fluxes, land-sea fluxes, and ocean acidification. The SEOE houses excellent analytical facilities and is committed to enhancing the research infrastructure available to faculty, staff, and students. The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the SEOE and to direct an active, externally funded research program. Teaching responsibilities will include an undergraduate core course in chemical oceanography as well as upper-level undergraduate and graduate level courses related to the candidate’s specialty. Post-doctoral experience is preferred. For full consideration application materials (full vita, statement of teaching interests, statement of research interests, and the names, affiliations, and emails of at least three references) should be submitted on by December 1, 2017.

The University of South Carolina is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, veteran status or genetics.