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Geology, Faculty, Hope College

The Department of Geological & Environmental Sciences seeks applicants for a full-time non-tenure track position for up to three years, beginning in the Fall of 2020. The applicant must be able to teach courses in either structural geology or geomorphology as well as introductory level courses in geology and environmental science. The applicant will also be expected to collaborate with undergraduate students on research projects.

The candidate must either have a Ph.D. in geology or a reasonable prospect of having a Ph.D. by the Fall of 2020.

Application Instructions:
Applications are accepted online at As part of the online application candidates will upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts (unofficial transcripts accepted for the initial application), and a statement of teaching philosophy and competencies. Applicants will also submit a statement describing their fit to the mission of Hope College ( As it may not be addressed elsewhere in the application, applicants should devote particular attention to the Christian aspect of the mission statement and their personal engagement with faith and/or a faith community.

In addition, names and contact information for three references will be entered into the application. Those references will be contacted upon application to submit letters of reference.

Application deadline is January 15, 2020.

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