Lecturer in Geology, Fall 2022Location:
The University of Tennessee – Knoxville: College of Arts and Sciences: Earth and Planetary SciencesOpen Date:
Feb 21, 2022Description:
The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville invites applications to fill the position of Lecturer, beginning August 1, 2022. We seek a creative and inspiring educator who can teach introductory level courses in physical geology and an undergraduate/graduate level course in geophysics. The successful applicant will be expected to teach two courses each Fall and Spring semester, as well as accept service assignments and responsibilities within the Department. These could include directing and mentoring undergraduate research. The salary for two semesters will be paid over twelve months, plus benefits. The initial appointment will be made on a one-year term with potential for annual renewal, and the University has a Lecturer career ladder for promotions that allows appointment on multi-year contracts.
A PhD is geosciences is required at the time of appointment; relevant postdoctoral training and/or classroom teaching experience are considered as positive attributes.Application Instructions:
Applicants should submit a letter of application detailing teaching and other relevant experiences, a curriculum vitae, and arrange for submission of two letters of recommendation.
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