Assistant Professor in the Department of Environmental Science, University of San Francisco

San Francisco, CA

Organization: Department of Environmental Science, University of San Francisco

Duties: The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in programs offered or supported by the Department, with curriculum oversight and development as appropriate. The expected teaching load for this position at USF is two 4-unit courses per semester with an additional third course every fourth semester (2-2-2-3 over two years). In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to engage in service to the department and college, as well as maintain an active research program that engages students when possible.

Desired qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a science or engineering discipline with relevance to environmental science completed prior to August 2018. A strong record of teaching at the university level, evidence of scholarship, and an understanding of and commitment to support the mission of the University of San Francisco are required. A commitment to undergraduate science education and research is essential. Successful candidates must be able to teach Environmental Chemistry at the undergraduate and graduate level. Of special interest are candidates with expertise in aquatic, atmospheric, or soil science. Experience with applying Geographic Information Systems to research or teaching is desirable. Candidates with expertise in other areas of environmental science are also encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a dynamic research program that ideally would allow for undergraduate student participation.

Start and end dates: August 2018

Link to more information: See the complete list of responsibilities and apply.