Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Geophysics)

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Job Title: Assistant Professor, 9 Month Salaried (Geophysics)
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 47927
Department Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric ScienceEqual Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: The Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science (EOAS) at the Florida State University (FSU) seeks a Solid Earth Geophysicist for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor rank.

The ideal candidate will investigate “process” oriented research that informs on the inner workings of the Earth and planetary interiors ranging from the crust to core and the interactions with the exosphere. The research specialization could include but is not limited to experimental rock mechanics, geodynamics, global geophysics, seismology, paleomagnetism, planetary geophysics. The appointee is expected to develop and maintain a vigorous externally funded research program and to teach at the undergraduate and graduate levels.Qualifications Candidates must hold a doctorate from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in Earth Science or a related field. Successful candidates can demonstrate evidence of a commitment to advancing equity and inclusion through their research, teaching, and/or service.Other Information EOAS has 40 faculty members, approximately 140 graduate students, a diverse undergraduate population, and grants graduate degrees in Geology, Meteorology, Oceanography, Aquatic Environmental Sciences and Environmental Sciences. Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values at FSU and the Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science. Our excellence can only be fully realized by faculty, students, and staff who share our commitment to these values.Contact Info Inquiries may be addressed to the chair of the search committee, Prof. Mainak Mookherjee, at [email protected] Plan This is a Faculty position.Criminal Background Check This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.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.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research, teaching interests, and diversity and inclusion, as well as contact information for three references with the online application.

Applications should be submitted by December 2nd, 2020. Evaluation of applications will begin as they arrive.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.




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Posted: 10/3/2020
Application Due: 10/29/2020
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