Department of Geology

Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s "Great Colleges to Work For." Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris.

We invite you to come discover the vision and excitement at Baylor as we seek to fill the following positions in the College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Geology.

Tracking ID#: F011750

POSITION: Baylor seeks to fill the following tenure-track Assistant Professor faculty position within the Department of Geology with specialization in Geophysics, Stratigraphy or Structural Geology, beginning in August 2016.

QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates should possess an earned doctorate in geophysics or geology at the time of appointment. Preference will be given to a candidate with a strong background in pure or applied research who works with subsurface data (e.g., seismic, potential field, well log, rock property, fluid production, or combinations of these data types).

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate should have the potential to attract external funds and to build a strong research program that involves both undergraduate and graduate (M.S. and Ph.D.) students. We seek an individual with a strong commitment to excellence in teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

RANK AND SALARY: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Applications will be reviewed beginning September 2015 and will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, application must be completed by January 15, 2016

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:Please submit a letter of application, current curriculum vitae, transcripts, and the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals who have agreed to write letters of recommendation to:

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