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Assistant Professor of Geology, Arkansas Tech University

The Department of Physical Sciences invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Geology in the College of Natural and Health Sciences at Arkansas Tech University. We are seeking a broadly trained aqueous or environmental geochemist to fill an interdisciplinary, tenure-track, 9-month position. Responsibilities will include: teaching introductory undergraduate courses in the Geology and Environmental Science programs, in addition to low-temperature geochemistry and other upper-level courses; developing a research program involving undergraduate students; and a commitment of service to the college, the university, and the community. Applicants must hold an earned Ph.D. in Geology or closely related field (or ABD with completion by December 31, 2020). Position start date is August 10, 2020. Arkansas Tech offers an attractive benefit package including medical, dental, life insurance and participation in TIAA-CREF retirement plans.

Applicants should submit a letter of application that addresses the qualifications listed above that includes teaching philosophy, description of research interests and goals that involve undergraduates, curriculum vita, unofficial copies of transcripts, and contact information for three professional references.

To be considered for the position, all applications must be received and processed through our applicant tracking system Cornerstone prior to the closing date on January 6, 2020. Please go to for further information and to apply now.

Arkansas Tech University is an AA/EOE employer committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.