Assistant/Associate Professor of Marine Science, Beginning September 1, 2014

Absecon, Atlantic County / Galloway, Atlantic County / Smithville, Atlantic County
Feb 19, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey Marine Science Program ( is seeking to fill a tenure track position, at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level, in the area of Marine Science with a specialization in Marine Geology and an interest in Coastal Processes and Sediment Dynamics for September 2014. Familiarity with Marine Technology Instrumentation and GIS preferred. The candidate should be qualified to teach Marine Geology, Sedimentology and Stratigraphy, Historical Geology, and Coastal Processes. The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey is an innovative liberal arts and sciences college and is currently ranked among the top ten public Masters institutions in the northeast. The college is located in the Pinelands National Reserve in southern New Jersey on 1600 acres about one hour from Philadelphia, two hours from New York City, three hours from the Baltimore/Washington area, and 20 minutes from Atlantic City. The College has a diverse array of undergraduate programs in the sciences and maintains a well-equipped coastal Field Station ( ten minutes from campus which also includes the Coastal Research Center ( A new 66,000 sq. ft. Unified Science Center opened in September 2013 with a second building in the planning stages. Stockton provides vast opportunities for interdisciplinary academic, scholarly, and pedagogic development in the sciences. Qualifications: PhD is required for appointment as Assistant or Associate Professor. Excellent teaching and scholarship is expected. Postdoctoral experience in Marine Geology is a plus; research interests might include, but are not limited to: geological oceanography, coastal processes, sediment transport, stratigraphy, depositional environments, seabed mapping, coastal zone management. Teaching load is 12 hours each semester and could consist of lecture and lab sections as well as course offerings in the College’s General Studies “commons”. Academic experiences with culturally diverse populations desired. Salary is dependent on qualifications and experience. Screening of applications begins April 3, 2014 and will continue until the position is filled. Send a letter of application, resume, a brief statement about your teaching philosophy, research goals, and three letters of recommendation to: Dean Dennis Weiss, School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics - AA196, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey, 101 Vera King Farris Drive, Galloway, NJ 08205 or The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants, visit Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should contact Sharon Hunt, Recruitment Manager, at 609-652-4384.