Department of Oceanography

Tenure-Track Faculty Position, Marine Geochemistry

The School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST) was established at the University of Hawaii at Manoa to promote excellence in interdisciplinary research and undergraduate/graduate education in marine, atmospheric, and geological sciences. The Department of Oceanography within SOEST is inviting applications for a tenure-track 11-month faculty position in Marine Geochemistry at the rank of Full Professor, with 9 months of State funding annually. We seek an individual with expertise and research experience in the fields of marine inorganic carbon observations, air-sea CO2 fluxes, seawater chemistry, and global carbon cycling. The successful candidate is expected to develop outstanding teaching/educational programs, including classroom instruction and contributions to both the graduate Oceanography and undergraduate Global Environmental Science programs.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in oceanography, geochemistry, earth sciences, or other relevant discipline with experience at the Associate or Full Professor rank or equivalent; excellent communication skills; demonstrated capability for creative, high-quality research; and the ability to contribute to teaching and mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students. We are particularly interested in candidates with a track record for successfully developing and leading large federal or international research programs.

To apply, please submit a single electronic file (in pdf format) containing a cover letter, vita, statement of research and teaching interests, three representative publications, and the names and contact information for at least three references to Questions should be directed to the search committee Chair, Dr. Brian Glazer ( More information about the Department can be found at

Review of applications will begin on 15 August 2017, and will continue until the position has been filled, subject to position clearance. The complete vacancy announcement can be found at

The University of Hawaii is an equal opportunity / affirmative action institution.

posted: 26 June 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.