The Ohio State University at Newark — Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences

The Ohio State University at Newark invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Earth Sciences beginning fall, 2017.

Summary of Duties: Teaching duties include delivering approximately 18 credit hours of instruction per year (semester calendar), primarily in lower-level courses. Research duties include conducting research in accordance with the expectations of the School of Earth Sciences. Service duties encompass contributions to the campus, department, university, and communities in the region.

Qualifications include a Ph.D. in earth sciences, a culturally responsive pedagogy appropriate for a racially and ethnically diverse student population, a documented record of excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level, and the ability to produce research publishable in scholarly journals. Ohio State Newark faculty are members of their respective departments headquartered at the Columbus campus. Teaching responsibilities are at the Newark campus and instruction takes place in small classes, which facilitates careful attention to student needs. The Newark campus values outreach to communities in the region.

Application Procedures: To assure consideration, submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, three letters of reference (with phone numbers), and a statement of teaching philosophy to: The Ohio State University at Newark, Office of Human Resources, Assistant Professor Earth Sciences, #420687, 1179 University Drive, Newark, OH 43055. To ensure full consideration, application materials must be received by December 5, 2016.

Ohio State Newark is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to fostering a culturally and intellectually diverse environment and encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.