Visiting Assistant Professor - Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences

The Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences at Case Western Reserve University seeks a candidate for a one-year, non-tenure-track Visiting Assistant Professor position for the academic year starting August 20, 2019. We seek a candidate with a broad background in the geosciences who will contribute to teaching and research in the department. The position will address departmental teaching needs including introductory courses in oceanography and global environmental problems, and an upper level course, preferably on aqueous or low-temperature geochemistry. The expected course load for the position is three courses per year. The position requires completion of the PhD degree by August 1, 2019, and a record of research and teaching commensurate with rank.

Applicants will submit a cover letter that addresses their qualifications for the position in terms of teaching and research, a CV, and two confidential letters of recommendation online at To ensure full consideration, all application materials should arrive by May 28, 2019.

Questions about the search may be directed to Prof. Beverly Saylor,PhD.,, (216) 368-3763.

In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office for Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity at 216-368-8877. Decisions on reasonable accommodations will be made on a case-by-case basis.