Associate Professor - Geophysical Sciences

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Saturday, August 3, 2019
Archive Date: 
Saturday, November 23, 2019
Job Summary
Job Category: 
Faculty Positions (tenure and tenure-track)
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
The University of Chicago
United States of America
Job Announcement Text: 

The Department of the Geophysical Sciences at the University of Chicago invites applications for an open position at the rank of Associate Professor. We seek an outstanding individual from all areas of Earth and Planetary Science that will lead a world-class research program and enhance the intellectual activities of the department. Candidates whose research spans disciplines are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae with a list of publications, statements of research and teaching interests, and three reference letters, through the University of Chicago Academic Jobs website:

Candidates must have completed all requirements for the PhD prior to appointment.

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2019.

Information on the Department of the Geophysical Sciences is available at:

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination.

Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-1032 or email with their request.

Application Deadline: 
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Selection Deadline: 
Friday, February 28, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
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