ASSISTANT OR ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF POLAR CLIMATE-CLUSTER HIRE

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is seeking to fill one position for an assistant or associate professor (tenure-track) position in polar climate modeling.

 

Date posted

Oct. 29, 2019 12:00 am

Application deadline

Dec. 29, 2019 12:00 am

Organization

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN–MADISON

Location

  • United States

Job description

ASSISTANT OR ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF POLAR CLIMATE-CLUSTER HIRE

JOB NO: 100766-FA

WORK TYPE: FACULTY-FULL TIME

DEPARTMENT: L&S/ATMOS & OCEANIC SCI
LOCATION: MADISON

CATEGORIES: INSTRUCTIONAL, NATURAL RESOURCES, ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, RESEARCH, SCIENTIFIC

POSITION SUMMARY:
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is seeking to fill one position for an assistant or associate professor (tenure-track) position in polar climate modeling. This position is part of a campus-wide cluster hiring initiative to add to the vibrant community focused on "The Emerging Polar Regions" that would work at the intersections among earth system components (cryosphere, atmosphere/ocean, and biosphere). The cluster joins a landscape of existing--and historical--strengths in diverse aspects of polar research at UW-Madison. Units participating in the cluster hire include: the Departments of Atmospheric & Oceanic Sciences, Botany, Forest and Wildlife Ecology, Geography, Geosciences, and Integrative Biology. Tenure home will be determined at the time of hire based on the selected candidate's qualifications and interests. Further Information regarding this initiative can be found at: https://facstaff.provost.wisc.edu/cluster-hiring-initiative.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES:
The selected individual is expected to develop a nationally recognized program of scholarly research; teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate level; advise and mentor undergraduate and graduate students; and contribute to local, university, and national service as appropriate for career stage. Successful candidates will be expected to contribute to an inclusive environment, bring new perspectives on mentoring and educating students from diverse backgrounds, and pursue novel approaches to research.

PhD in Atmospheric, Oceanic, Climate or Earth Sciences, or closely related field required.

For more details

https://jobs.hr.wisc.edu/en-us/job/503135/assistant-or-associate-professor-of-polar-climatecluster-hire