Job description

JOB NO.: 92504-FA

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time


Location: Madison

Categories: Agricultural, Animal, Biological and Life Sciences, Geology/Cartography, Instructional, Natural Resources, Environmental Sciences, Research, Scientific

Employment Class: Faculty

Position Vacancy ID: 92504-FA

Working Title: Assistant Professor of Geography



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 20, 2018

Term: N/A

Advertised Salary:

ACADEMIC (9 months)

Degree and Area of Specialization:

A Ph.D. in Geography, Geosciences, Earth Science, Environmental Science, Ecology or an allied science is required by the time of appointment.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Teaching experience at the university level required.

Position Summary:

The Department of Geography at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is recruiting a tenure-track Assistant Professor with research interests in earth surface processes, including geomorphology, fluvial processes, hydrology, eco-hydrology, and watershed modeling. We welcome candidates who can contribute to an inclusive environment, bring new perspectives on mentoring and educating students from diverse backgrounds, implement novel approaches to research, and who value collegiality and collaboration. The position will begin August 2018.

Additional Information:

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive community. We encourage women, minorities, veterans, and people with disabilities to apply. The Department of Geography is an interdisciplinary and collaborative community of scholars engaged with the humanities, social sciences, data sciences, natural, and physical sciences and is housed within the College of Letters and Science. For more information on Geography at UW-Madison, see . For additional information, please contact Jacqueline Wild, Department Administrator at [email protected] or 608-262-2139. Background check will be required prior to employment. Unless confidentiality is requested in writing, information regarding the applicant must be released upon request. Finalists cannot be guaranteed confidentiality.


Jacqueline Wild
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

To apply, visit Search for position 92504 and apply on line. To ensure full consideration, application materials must be received by the end of the day January 9, 2018. Review of applications will begin January 10, 2018, and continue until the position is filled. Applications must be submitted electronically and include: 1) a letter of interest, 2) a curriculum vitae, 3) a statement of research interests, 4) a teaching statement, 5) no more than three examples of publications, 6) and the names and contact information of three references. Please submit all materials in one PDF. Please contact Jacqueline Wild, Department Administrator at [email protected] or 608-262-2139.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Oct 27 2017 Central Daylight Time





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Posted: 2/28/2018
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