School of Science
Faculty of Science and Engineering

Lecturer in Geoscience

With approximately 700 students the School of Science within the Faculty of Science and Engineering offers degrees spanning the disciplines of Biology, Chemistry, Earth Sciences and Environmental Sciences.

We are searching for candidates who have completed a PhD in Geology, Earth Sciences, Geophysics or a related field; have an established high quality research record with the potential to build and lead research programmes and gain external funding; and can engage actively in a number of research groups in the Faculty, including the Environmental Research Institute, as part of their research work.

You will show a commitment to excellence in teaching and will be expected to contribute to the design and delivery of teaching programmes for all levels of study in the area of Geology and in particular Sedimentary Geology. A commitment to using innovative approaches to teaching is essential

Current salary range for Lecturers is NZ$74,034 to $89,163 per year.

Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to Professor Chad Hewitt, Dean, School of Science, email:

Closing date: 14 May 2018

Vacancy number: 380124

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posted: 18 April 2018     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.