Northern Arizona University seeks a full-time tenure-track joint position shared between the School of Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability and the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a vigorous, externally funded research program in environmental chemistry, mentor undergraduate and graduate students, provide teaching excellence in upper-division undergraduate- and graduate-level environmental chemistry lectures and labs, and actively serve the university. Candidates must have an earned Ph.D. in chemistry, geosciences, or closely related academic field conferred by the start date of August 20, 2018. Preferred qualifications (see full ad for details): research experience in field and laboratory settings, appropriate publication and funding record, effective university teaching and mentoring, research interests in the discipline to complement NAU strengths, and experience working in culturally diverse environments. Additional information about the position and about NAU generally, along with the application procedure, can be found at: https://hr.peoplesoft.nau.edu/psp/ph92prta/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?FOCUS=Applicant&Siteid=2&FolderPath=PORTAL_ROOT_OBJECT.HC_HRS_CE_GBL2&IsFolder=false&IgnoreParamTempl=FolderPath%252cIsFolder Review of applications will begin after October 9, 2017, and the position will remain open until filled or closed. Address questions to Dr. Mary Reid, SESES, PO Box 4099, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011-4099, email@example.com (attn. Environmental chemistry or geochemistry position), (928) 523-7200. Northern Arizona University is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. NAU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.
Requirement: earned Ph.D. in chemistry, geosciences, or other closely related academic field conferred by start date of August 20, 2018 Preferred Qualifications: Research experience in environmental chemistry at the post-doctoral level. A publication record and extramural funding commensurate with time since PhD. Research experience in both field and laboratory settings. Interdisciplinary focus on chemical processes in the environment that interact with human activities. One or more of the following: University teaching experience, evidence of effective teaching of upper-division undergraduate- and graduate-level courses, training in educational pedagogy. Experience mentoring students in research. Research interests complementary to both SESES and CHM at NAU. Experience with multicollector inductively-coupled plasma mass spectrometry Experience working with and interacting with people from a variety of culturally and academically diverse backgrounds.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: values given are for 9 month contract
Northern Arizona University’s School of Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability draws upon faculty and professionals in the natural and social sciences to combine outreach and educational programs addressing the diverse needs of stakeholders with undergraduate degrees in environmental sciences, environmental studies, and geology. Graduate programs include Master’s degrees in climate scien...ces and solutions, environmental sciences and policy, and geology, and a PhD degree with emphasis areas of Earth and planetary systems, climate and landscape change, and environmental and engineering sustainability. SESES also draws upon the expertise of the programs in Community, Culture and the Environment and the MA in Sustainable Communities to give students the opportunity to pursue a wide range of learning, research, and career opportunities.