Faculty Search: Igneous Processes

Igneous Processes – The Department of Earth Sciences at Syracuse University seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professorship in the general area of igneous processes. We seek a broadly-trained petrologist with expertise in data acquisition (field and/or experimental), and interpretation of magmatic processes on a variety of scales.

The successful applicant will balance an aggressive research program with both discipline-specific graduate and innovative undergraduate majors’ courses, as well as introductory courses. We seek an individual with the capacity to collaborate across interdisciplinary boundaries, and interact with faculty and students in areas of existing strength particularly those in geodynamics, tectonics, thermochronology, isotope geochemistry, and paleoclimate studies.

The Department houses extensive analytical research facilities. For more information about the department facilities visit our Facilities web page..  Applicants must possess a PhD with expertise in igneous processes. Applicants must submit their curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, and names and contact information of three referees via https://www.sujobopps.com.  Applications will be reviewed starting November 1, 2013. The search will remain open until the position is filled.

Syracuse University is an equal opportunity employer. The University is committed to building a diverse faculty, and a vibrant, family-friendly community in Syracuse and surrounding areas. Candidates who have the communication skills and cross-cultural abilities to maximize their effectiveness with diverse groups of students, colleagues and community members are especially encouraged to apply.