Visiting Assistant Professor in GIS, University of Maryland Baltimore County

Baltimore, Maryland

Organization: Department of Geography and Environmental Systems, University of Maryland Baltimore County

Type of opportunity: Academic, temporary, full-time

Contact: Questions can be directed to Robin Schmidbauer at

Duties: We anticipate that the successful candidate will teach 3 courses for each of two terms including some combination of the following: multiple sections of introductory GIS, advanced GIS, cartographic design and visualization, GIS programming, applied landscape ecology, or up to two additional courses in the candidate’s area of specialty.

Desired qualifications: The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in Geography or related discipline at the time of appointment and demonstrate experience working with advanced geospatial applications or GIS instruction.

Start and end dates: August 2016 – May 2017

How to apply: All application materials should be submitted via and should include: cover letter with description of qualifications, teaching experience, research program, and a description of two potential classes in area of specialty; CV and the names of three references.

Application deadline: Formal review of applications will begin on May 15, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.