Meteorology Lecturer

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Central Michigan University invites applications for a Full-Time, Fixed-Term faculty position in Meteorology beginning in August 2024. This appointment is for the 2024-2025 academic year, with a possibility of renewal. The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate courses in atmospheric thermodynamics and dynamic meteorology, as well as survey-level courses in severe weather and climate change. This is a full-time position with benefits.

Required Qualifications: Master's degree in meteorology, atmospheric science, or a related field; Ph.D. preferred. Strong oral and written communication skills. Potential for outstanding teaching. Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.

Central Michigan University has an enrollment of more than 14,000 students, including approximately 11,000 students on the university's main campus. Classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a doctoral research university with high research (R2), CMU is located in Mount Pleasant, a mid-Michigan community of approximately 22,000 permanent residents. CMU employees enjoy access to a nationally recognized wellness program along with health care and benefits that exceed regional, state, and national norms.

The Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences is housed in the College of Science and Engineering. We offer B.S. degrees in Meteorology, Environmental Science, and Geology and participate in an interdisciplinary Ph.D. program in Earth and Ecosystems Science. The expertise of EAS faculty members spans the Earth sciences, including meteorology, hydrology, environmental modeling, climatology, geophysics, and geochemistry. The meteorology program includes a 24-workstation instructional lab, a digital map wall, a radiosonde system, and a Campbell weather station with micro rain radar. More information about the department can be found at http://www.eas.cmich.edu.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copy of academic transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy, and names and contact information for two references through an online process at www.jobs.cmich.edu/postings/39930. You must submit an online application to be considered an applicant for this position. Inquiries may be sent to Dr. Lawrence Lemke at L.D.Lemke@cmich.edu. The position will remain open until filled, although priority consideration will be given to applications completed by April 1, 2024.

CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly and actively strives to increase diversity and provide equal opportunity within its community. CMU does not discriminate against persons based on age, color, disability, ethnicity, familial status, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, height, marital status, national origin, political persuasion, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, race, religion, sex, sex-based stereotypes, sexual orientation, transgender status, veteran status, or weight (see http://www.cmich.edu/ocrie).

published: 28 February 2024     Please mention EARTHWORKS when responding to this advertisement.