Assistant Professor in Environmental Systems Modeling, Boston College

Chestnut Hill, MA

Organization: Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Boston College

Contact: Prof. Noah Snyder, Search Committee Chair

Duties: Develop a vigorous externally funded research program integrated with excellence in teaching within the Earth and Environmental Science curriculum at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Desired qualifications: The candidate should have broad research interests compatible with those of the current faculty in our Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences and potentially with faculty in the Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science and/or Mathematics departments. Areas of research expertise could include (but are not limited to): modeling of the interactions of ice-sheet dynamics, sea-level rise and climate change; modeling the exchange of water, carbon, energy, or pollutants between the terrestrial hydrosphere, cryosphere, ocean, atmosphere, and lithosphere; and modeling crustal deformation and mantle flow as it influences surface topography and climate.

How to apply: Submit a curriculum vita, statements of teaching and research interests, and the names and contact information of at least three references online.

Application deadline: November 1, 2016