Geosciences Temporary Faculty Pool

Job description

The College of Arts, Education, and Sciences at Clarion University is seeking to expand the current temporary faculty pool to teach various undergraduate courses in Geoscience for the 2016-2019 academic years. Applicants in previous pools must reapply to be considered. All positions are contingent upon the availability of funding.

Teaching assignments may include, but are not limited to, the following courses: Basic Earth Science, Sustainability, Meteorology, Climatology, Geographic Information Systems, Oceanography, Hydrogeology, Geography: World, Regional, or Human, Conservation, Map Interpretation, Remote Sensing, Computer Cartography, Stratigraphy and Sedimentary, Petrology, Geology: Historical, Physical, or Environmental, and Geomorphology.

Required minimum qualifications for consideration are an M.S. degree in the discipline that is being taught or a related field and demonstrated ability to teach undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses and completion of a successful interview. Preferred qualifications include strong commitment to education and teaching experience, enjoy working closely with students and have a familiarity with proper laboratory procedures and ethics. A Ph.D. is preferred; ABD degree considered.

Applications must include: current vita, official transcript of the highest degree earned (unofficial transcripts are acceptable for review purposes), cover letter highlighting the applicant’s qualifications and teaching interests, and names and contact information for three professional references. For more information, and to apply online, please visit

Review of applications will begin on November 28, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. 

Prior to employment the successful candidate will be required to obtain and submit current clearances from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, Pennsylvania State Police and the FBI.

Clarion University of Pennsylvania is committed to equal employment and equal educational opportunities for all individuals regardless of gender, gender identity, race or color, ethnicity, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, religion or creed, genetic information, affectional or sexual orientation, veteran status, or other classifications that are protected under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, and other pertinent state and federal laws and regulations. Direct inquiries to the Title IX Coordinator, Clarion University of Pennsylvania, 103 Carrier Administration Building, [email protected] or phone 814-393-2351, or  the Director of Social Equity, 210 Carrier Administration Building 16214-1232; Email [email protected] or phone 814-393-2109. Inquiries may also be directed to the Director of the Office for Civil Rights, Department of Education, 330 Independence Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20201.




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Posted: 11/7/2018
Application Due: 1/6/2019
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