Tenure-track position in Stable Isotope Geochemistry at Temple University

The Department of Earth and Environmental Science, with nine tenure track faculty, is entering a period of growth with plans to implement a Ph.D.  Toward that goal, the department seeks to fill two tenure-track faculty positions AT ANY RANK to begin in August 2014. One of the positions will be in the area of STABLE ISOTOPE GEOCHEMISTRY.  See a separate advertisement for the ECO-HYDROLOGY position.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a relevant science or engineering discipline. We welcome applicants with interests in the use of stable isotopes to address issues related to climate change, nutrient cycling and ecological tracers, petroleum or ore deposits, and atmospheric/groundwater contaminants.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate is expected to establish a stable isotope laboratory and develop a multi-disciplinary research program in their specialty supported by internal and external funding.  We are seeking individuals who will complement and expand departmental strengths in geochemistry, hydrology, mineralogy, structural geology, sedimentology, and stratigraphy. The new faculty member will teach courses in geology and environmental science and be actively involved in undergraduate and graduate (M.S. and Ph.D.) research and mentoring.
To Apply: Applications should include a CV, statement of teaching goals, a research plan, names and addresses of at least three references, and selected reprints. Instructions for uploading application materials are at: http://ees.cst.temple.edu/ . Send a letter of intent and any inquires to David Grandstaff, Chair, Search Committee, grand@temple.edu.

Deadline: We request application material be submitted by September 16, 2013.

Temple University is a public, Pennsylvania state-related research-intensive university located in north Philadelphia, with a diverse student community and total enrollment of
about 37,000.  More information about our department is available at http://www.temple.edu/geology/.  Temple University is an equal opportunity, equal access, affirmative action employer committed to achieving a diverse community (AA, EOE, M/F/D/V). The department specifically encourages applications from women and minorities.

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