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Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences


Assistant Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences

The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at the University of Rochester will be hiring a tenure-track faculty in Solid Earth Processes, in disciplines that include, but are not limited to Petrology and/or Geochemistry. The rank of the position is open, with a start date of July 1, 2014.


We are interested in a dynamic educator and researcher who uses geochemical and/or computational approaches in their research and can establish externally funded, internationally recognized research programs. Preference will be given to applicants who can build cross-disciplinary programs involving undergraduate and graduate students that complement the University of Rochester’s strengths in tectonics, Earth and planetary evolution, geophysics, geochemistry, and climate science (see http://www.ees.rochester.edu for more information about programs in the Department). We seek applicants who can teach Petrology.

How to apply:

Applicants should submit materials via the following website: https://www.rochester.edu/fort/ees/. Materials include a curriculum vitae, select reprints, statements of research and teaching goals, and the names and contact information of four references.

Other information:

The review of applications will begin December 15, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Rochester has a strong commitment to principles of diversity and, in that spirit, actively encourages applications from groups underrepresented in higher education.

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