Lectureship in Earth Sciences

The Indiana University Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences is seeking a non-tenure track lecturer to begin August 2021. We seek a versatile lecturer who can teach broadly in the earth sciences at introductory level and advanced courses in one or more of the following areas:

  • earth materials (mineralogy or petrology)
  • economic geology
  • geophysics
  • structural geology
  • hydrogeology
  • environmental geology
  • field geology.

The standard teaching load is currently five courses per year. This is a regular, full-time faculty position. Rank and salary are dependent on qualifications and record. Strong candidates are expected to have an excellent teaching record; experience in teaching large classes is a plus. MS in an earth sciences field is required, PhD preferred.

Facilities in our department available for teaching include extensive mineralogy, petrology, sedimentology, and paleontology collections; petrologic and other kinds of microscopy; computational facilities; analytical geochemistry labs; and the IU Geologic Field Station in Montana.

Additional information about the position are available here: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/10329. Application target date is March 1, 2021.

Questions regarding position or application process can be directed to: David Polly, Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, 1001 E. 10th Street, Bloomington, IN 47405; (812)855-7994; easchair@indiana.edu

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status. Indiana University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in its educational programs and activities, including employment and admission, as required by Title IX.

posted: 20 January 2021     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.