The Department of the Geophysical Sciences at the University of Chicago invites applications for an open tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. We seek an outstanding individual from all areas of Earth and Planetary Science that will lead a world-class research program and enhance the intellectual activities of the department. Candidates whose research spans disciplines are strongly encouraged to apply.
Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae with a list of publications, statements of research and teaching interests, and three reference letters, through the University of Chicago Academic Jobs website: apply.interfolio.com/65994
Candidates must have completed all requirements for the PhD prior to appointment.
Review of applications will begin November 15, 2019.
Information on the Department of the Geophysical Sciences is available at: http://geosci.uchicago.edu.
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About The University of Chicago
The Department of the Geophysical Sciences at the University of Chicago covers a wide range of disciplines related to the Earth and other planets. We study the history of life, the physics of atmospheres and oceans, the solid Earth and its interior, the early Solar System and planetary formation, and the cosmic environment in which the Solar System formed. To do so, we apply concepts and methods from mathematics, physics, chemistry, and biology to fundamental problems in our field.