The University of Southern Mississippi invites applicants for a full time, tenure-track position as assistant professor of marine chemistry in the Department of Marine Science.
The successful candidate is expected to conduct an active research program and develop courses for an interdisciplinary academic program for graduate and undergraduate students.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful candidate must also demonstrate a commitment to collaborative research and teaching.
Qualifications and Experience:
Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in oceanography or a related field and have demonstrated field and laboratory research experience.
The successful candidate must complete a NASA background check to work at the Stennis Space Center.
Post-doctoral experience is preferred.
Starting Date: August 2013
Location: The position is based at the Stennis teaching/research site.
Application Procedure: To ensure full consideration, complete application materials should be submitted to the Southern Miss website at https://jobs.usm.edu (job posting # 0002584) by May 13, 2013; however, applications will continues until the position is filled, with an anticipated start date in August 2013. Questions should be directed to Dr. Alan Shiller, chair of the search committee, at email@example.com or 228.688.1178.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest outlining their qualifications for the position, including a research plan, teaching philosophy with a curricular plan, a curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of at least four references.