Visiting Assistant Professor Positions (2) in Earth, Environmental, and Planetary Sciences - Department of Earth, Environmental, and Planetary Sciences

The Department of Earth, Environmental, and Planetary Sciences at Case Western Reserve University seeks candidates for two one-year, non-tenure-track Visiting Assistant Professor positions for the academic year starting August 20, 2018. We seek candidates with a broad background in the geosciences who will contribute to teaching and research in the department. The two positions will address departmental teaching needs including an upper level sedimentology and stratigraphy course, and one or more courses in global environmental problems, hydrogeology, and structural geology/geodynamics. Successful candidates may also have the opportunity to teach an introductory course or an elective course in their specialty. The expected course load for each position is three courses per year. Both positions require completion of the PhD degree by August 1, 2018 and a record of research and teaching commensurate with rank.

Applicants should submit a cover letter that addresses their qualifications for the position in terms of teaching and research, a CV, and arrange to have two letters of recommendation sent separately to To ensure full consideration, all application materials should arrive by April 15, 2018.

Questions about the searches may be directed to Prof. Beverly Saylor at

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