Lecturer in Environmental Science and Geology, State University of New York (SUNY)

Albany, NY

Organization: The Center for Earth and Environmental Science (CEES) at the State University of New York, College at Plattsburgh.

Duties: 12 contact hours of undergraduate instruction per semester. Each lecturer will be responsible for one of the following three positions: (1) Mineralogy (with lab; Fall semester) and Igneous and Metamorphic Petrology (with lab; Spring semester); (2) Soil Science; or (3) Water Quality Modeling. Both Soil Science and Water Quality Modeling courses are full-day immersive field courses taught in the fall semester as part of the Applied Environmental Science Program at the William H. Miner Institute. Additional courses may include, dependent on candidate specialty and departmental need, Introduction to Physical Geology, Evolution of Earth (Historical Geology), Geology Seminar, Environmental Technology, Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Science Seminar, and Water Quality Analysis & Instrumentation.  Candidates may be asked to teach courses in a distance learning format.

Desired qualifications: M.S. or Ph.D. in environmental science, geology, or related discipline is required at time of appointment.  ABD candidates will be considered. The successful candidates will have demonstrated an ability to work effectively and collegially with faculty, staff, and administrators.

Start and end dates: August 2017

How to apply: Please apply to http://jobs.plattsburgh.edu/postings/8326 and include a cover letter, resume/CV, and contact information for three current professional references.

Application deadline: June 12, 2017