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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Geohazards or Environmental Health, The University of Texas Arlington

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Texas Arlington invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in broadly construed areas related to geohazards or environmental health at the level of Assistant Professor. Faculty candidates for higher ranks with exceptional track records will also be considered. We seek a broadly-trained geoscientist or environmental scientist who complements the interdisciplinary nature of our earth and environmental science program. While candidates from all sub-disciplines of earth and environmental sciences are encouraged to apply, we are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in one of the following areas: geohazards, processes leading to earthquakes, rock strength change, landform response to disturbances, climate change and its impact, data analytics, dynamical or statistical modeling, the exposome, biomarkers, and metabolics.

Applicants should have a doctoral degree in earth and environmental sciences or a related field. Successful candidates are expected to demonstrate a commitment to diversity and equity in education through their scholarship, teaching, and/or service. We are deeply committed to increasing diversity and especially encourage applications from women and minority scholars. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, applications should be submitted by November 16th, 2019. Full position description and application are at https://uta.peopleadmin.com/postings/10400. The position ID is F00174P. A complete application includes: 1) curriculum vitae, 2) summary of current and proposed research (max. two pages), 3) statement of teaching interests (max. one page), and 4) names and email addresses of three references. Question regarding this position may be directed via email to Dr. Majie Fan, Search Committee Chair at mfan@uta.edu, or departmental administration at lpanther@uta.edu.