Professor of Empire Innovation, Atmospheric Sciences Research Center

The Atmospheric Sciences Research Center (ASRC) of the University at Albany, State University of New York, seeks to hire a tenure-track Professor of Empire Innovation.

 

Date posted

Feb. 11, 2020 12:00 am

Application deadline

Mar. 11, 2020 12:00 am

Organization

Atmospheric Sciences Research Center (ASRC) of the University at Albany, SUNY

Location

  • United States

Job description

Professor of Empire Innovation at the Atmospheric Sciences Research Center, University at Albany, SUNY

The Atmospheric Sciences Research Center (ASRC) of the University at Albany, State University of New York, seeks to hire a tenure-track Professor of Empire Innovation (rank open), effective Fall 2020. This New York State supported college-year appointment allows for supplementary summer salary from external research funding. We currently seek to fill this position, with an emphasis on the area of High Resolution Atmospheric Modeling. The ideal candidate will have expertise in meteorological as well as air quality and photochemical modeling, be interested in urban environments and land-sea interaction, be fluent in modern computational methods including data assimilation approaches, and have a firm understanding of boundary-layer meteorology. ASRC has a tradition of innovation in research, joy in discovery, and enthusiasm for working with colleagues in different disciplines. ASRC also values collaboration with researchers from diverse backgrounds who bring fresh perspectives. The successful candidate will be expected to pursue and secure funding to support a robust research program, publish in relevant academic fields, and lead efforts that support the planned continuing investment in this area of SUNY strength and focus. Priority will be given to candidates willing to engage in cross-disciplinary collaboration, especially with the University's Public Health program in environmental epidemiology and community health management. Outstanding candidates from related areas of Atmospheric Science will also be considered and are encouraged to apply.

The successful candidates will be expected to strengthen ASRC and the university through:

  • Maintaining a strong externally funded research program;
  • Working with colleagues at ASRC and throughout the university on mutually beneficial research programs;
  • Recruiting and mentoring graduate students; and
  • Serving the broader missions of the Center and the University to educate and inform, promote sustainable economic growth and broaden community engagement.

While not a requirement, research faculty at ASRC have the option of making arrangements to teach in the Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences or other university departments.

For more information about ASRC, please visit https://www.albany.edu/asrc/.

For information on the application process or to apply, please visit: https://albany.interviewexchange.com/candapply.jsp?JOBID=119610#pageTop

Priority screening will begin on February 15, 2020. Position will remain open until filled.

Questions about the position can be addressed to Dr. James Schwab (jschwab@albany.edu or 518-437-8754).

Please visit our Graduate Research Opportunities link for opportunities in research.

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