Faculty Position in Hydrogeology

The Department of Geology at the University of Georgia seeks applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in the general field of Hydrogeology with backgrounds in geochemical, quantitative, and/or geophysical methods starting August 2018. Expected areas of research and teaching interest include critical zone science, assessing water fluxes, surface and groundwater interactions, mineral weathering impacts on groundwater quality, determining aqueous geochemical mass balances, coastal aquifer dynamics, assessment of recharge and sustainable yields in complex hydrologic systems, simulation of flow and reaction transport processes, and contaminant fate and transport and source identification.

The applicant must have a strong record of research and a Ph.D. in Geology or related discipline by the time of appointment. The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory geology courses, and undergraduate and graduate courses in their research specialty, supervise student research projects at the masters and doctoral levels, and establish a vigorous externally-funded research program. The successful candidate will have opportunities to interact with the University-wide Water Resources Faculty that includes representatives from Forestry & Natural Resources, Crop and Soil Science, Ecology, Marine Science, Geology, Geography, and Engineering.

Find the full job posting at: https://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/2869

Please submit a cover letter, research and teaching statements, curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least three referees. Applications received by December 20, 2017 will be assured full consideration. For more information, please contact search committee chair, Dr. Adam Milewski: milewski@uga.edu.

The University of Georgia is an EOO/AA institution, and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

published: 02 November 2017     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.