Visiting Assistant Professor of Geology

New York, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jan 12, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

The Division of Environmental Studies & Geology at Alfred University is seeking a visiting assistant professor for the 2021-2022 academic year. We seek candidates who would be able to teach:

  • Introductory Physical Geology
  • Structural Geology
  • Tectonics or similar upper level course
  • Another introductory geology course (e.g. Oceanography, Earthquakes and Volcanoes, Lunar Geology)
  • Other courses in their area of interest or expertise

The faculty member in this position would be expected to teach 12 credits per semester.


Minimum qualifications are a PhD in Geology, Earth Sciences or a related field. ABD candidates are encouraged to apply.

To apply, please submit :
  • Letter of interest
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Statement of Research Philosophy
  • Names, titles and contact information for three professional references

Questions should be sent to Dr. Frederic Beaudry, . Review of complete applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

About Alfred University:

Founded in 1836 and nestled in the foothills of the Allegheny Mountains and the Finger Lakes wine region in western New York State, Alfred University is a small, comprehensive private university with a long-standing tradition of excellence in Liberal Arts and inclusive practices. Alfred University is the second oldest co-educational college in the United States and one of the earliest to have enrolled African-American and Native American students.


Alfred University actively subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, and will not discriminate against any employee, student or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, physical or mental disability, religion, ancestry or national origin, marital status, genetic information, military or veteran status, domestic violence victim status, criminal conviction status, political affiliation or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. Protected veterans, minorities and women are encouraged to apply.