Assistant Professor of Geosciences- Mineralogy/Petrology Position
The Department of Chemistry, Geosciences, and Physics at Tarleton State University, in Stephenville, Texas, is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Geosciences in the field of Mineralogy/Petrology to start Fall 2023.
The successful candidate will support the geosciences program through engaging, student-centered teaching, develop an active research program that involves undergraduates, and actively contribute to service and outreach initiatives that advance the department, college, and university. Candidates will be expected to instruct the following courses: Mineralogy, Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology, core geo- and earth sciences, and other courses as deemed fitting. Primarily responsible for the teaching/learning process and will also participate in the necessary operations of the institution. Work hours: Mon-Fri; 8 AM-5 PM or as work and teaching requirements indicate. Requires the ability to teach and/or work remotely, at the University’s discretion.
Applicants must have an earned doctorate/terminal degree approved by the University and recognized by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges with appropriate academic credentials verified by Tarleton’s faculty credentialing processes.
All submissions must be made electronically through Tarleton’s employment site, https://www.tarleton.edu/jobs . Must attach CV, Cover Letter, and Unofficial Transcripts.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Tarleton State University, a member of The Texas A&M University System, provides a student focused, value‐driven educational experience marked by academic innovation and exemplary service, and dedicated to transforming students into tomorrow’s professional leaders. With campuses in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian and online, Tarleton engages with its communities to provide real‐world learning experiences and to address societal needs while maintaining its core values of integrity, leadership, tradition, civility, excellence and service.
Tarleton State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer. As a member of The Texas A&M System, Tarleton will provide equal opportunity for employment to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity and will strive to achieve full and equal employment opportunity through The Texas A&M System.