Assistant Professor 9 Month Salaried (Earth, Ocean, & Atmospheric Science)

Tallahassee, FL
Sep 08, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job ID: 42323

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Apply On Or Before: 01/01/9999


Department of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science (EOAS)


The Department of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science (EOAS) at the Florida State University (FSU) announces a search for a tenure track Assistant Professor in Geodynamics. The successful applicant will be expected to develop an internationally visible research program, mentor students and postdocs, and teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels.


Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or its equivalent in an Earth Science or closely related field.

Other Information

The Department of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science (EOAS) has over 40 faculty members, approximately 160 graduate students, a diverse undergraduate population, and grants graduate degrees in Meteorology, Oceanography, Geology, and Aquatic Environmental Sciences. FSU resources include the Center for Ocean-Atmosphere Prediction Studies, the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Institute, and the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory.
A recent research initiative at FSU emphasized Coastal and Marine Science by adding eight faculty members within the Departments of EOAS, Biological Science, and Geography. This position continues to build on this initiative. Tallahassee is the capital city of Florida, home to three institutions of higher learning, and was recently named an All-American City by the National Civic League.

Contact Info

Please direct questions to Professor Vincent Salters (

Pay Plan

This is a Faculty position.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific Faculty job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.
Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include education details even if attaching a Vita.
Please upload all documents (a cover letter, curriculum vita, statement of teaching and research, and contact information for three references) as a single PDF.

Open until filled

This position is being advertised as open until filled.

Tobacco Free Campus

Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
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Women and members of minority groups are especially encouraged to apply.