Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Multiple Positions in Geography and GIS

Posted: 8/16/2016 (Employment)

The Department of Geography at Texas A&M University invites applications for five tenure-track faculty positions.

Combinations of research expertise among these specialties are encouraged as well as the integration with geospatial technologies. Essential characteristics include publications commensurate with experience; demonstrated capability to secure external funding; ability to contribute to GIS research and teaching; and the ability to strengthen the graduate program in Geography through course offerings and mentoring students. Candidates should have the potential for creating synergies with existing Department strengths, must have a Ph.D. at the time of appointment, and a have strong commitment to excellence in research and teaching.

Two of the tenure-track faculty positions will be in physical geography at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Research specializations should complement existing departmental strengths in biogeography, climatology, and/or geomorphology. Three of the positions will be in human geography at the Assistant Professor level. The department is reinvesting in its human geography program by hiring leading-edge scholars with research specializations in urban, health, economic, or human-environment geography.

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Deadline: 09/21/2016

Location: Texas A&M University