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Visiting Faculty Fellowship, University of New Mexico

The Caswell Silver Visiting Faculty Fellowship provides the opportunity for faculty on sabbatical and visiting researchers from other universities, institutes or entities to collaborate (teaching and research) with faculty in the Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences (EPS) at the University of New Mexico. The funded position provides financial support (salary supplement, research and travel costs). Requirements for the fellowship include a minimum of two months in residence at UNM and teaching a module in an aspect of Applied Geosciences. The fellowship is for a period during fall or spring of the academic year 2018-19 (August 20, 2018- May 11, 2019). A PhD is preferred, but minimum qualifications are an MS in Geosciences or a related field and 3 or more years experience in Applied Geosciences. The application package, containing a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and description of the teaching module should be submitted electronically to UNM Jobs. The application package should be submitted electronically to UNM Jobs for posting #4169:


For best consideration, all materials must be received by April 13, 2018. For questions regarding the application process please contact Department Chair Peter Fawcett ( or the Search Coordinator Paula Pascetti (, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences (Tel: 505 277-1633). Women and under-represented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of New Mexico is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and educator. A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities.