Academic Professional Track (Non-Tenure): Instructional Assistant Professor

The Department of Atmospheric Sciences in the College of Geosciences at Texas A&M University is seeking applications for a non-tenure track Instructional Assistant Professor.

 

Date posted

Dec. 20, 2019 12:00 am

Application deadline

Jan. 22, 2020 12:00 am

Organization

Texas A&M University: College-Geosciences: Atmospheric Sciences

Location

  • United States

Job description

Academic Professional Track (Non-Tenure): Instructional Assistant Professor 

Texas A&M University: College-Geosciences: Atmospheric Sciences

Location: College Station, TX

Open Date: Nov 21, 2019

Description

The Department of Atmospheric Sciences in the College of Geosciences at Texas A&M University is seeking applications for a non-tenure track Instructional Assistant Professor to enhance our existing Baccalaureate and nascent Professional Master’s degree programs.  The successful candidate will join the Atmospheric Sciences faculty within Texas A&M’s Academic Professional Track. This position is a full-time, 9-month annual appointment. Instructional faculty are eligible for renewable annual employment contracts. The new faculty member will be expected to contribute to the success of our degree programs by teaching courses at the introductory undergraduate, advanced undergraduate, and graduate levels and by participating in such activities as recruiting, study abroad programs, undergraduate research projects, field work and instrumentation training, and career placement. We seek a colleague with a track record that will complement our education mission to train a diverse pool of students for future success in applied, academic, and government positions as geoscientists.  

Information about the Department of Atmospheric Sciences can be found at: https://atmo.tamu.edu/ . Teaching facilities in the department include two undergraduate computer laboratories, the Aggie Doppler Radar (ADRAD), an aerosol lidar, the Weather Center, and an automated agricultural weather station. The department is part of the College of Geosciences, which includes the Departments of Geology and Geophysics, Geography, and Oceanography, and the interdisciplinary Environmental Programs and Water Management and Hydrologic Sciences degree programs. Texas A&M University is a land‐, sea‐, and space‐grant university, within a dynamic and international community of over 250,000 people. 

Texas A&M University and the College of Geosciences are committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, students, faculty, and staff by promoting a culture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability. Diverse perspectives, talents, and identities are vital to accomplishing our mission and living our core values.

Texas A&M University and the College of Geosciences are also highly responsive to the needs of dual‐career partners.

Qualifications

Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in meteorology, atmospheric science, or a closely-related discipline.  Demonstrated experience in teaching classes is desired and/or extensive experience with applications of meteorology in a non-university setting.

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