Tenure Track Assistant Professor Position

  • Full Time
  • Florida

The Department of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Science at Florida State University is seeking meteorology or physical oceanography applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position with a target start date of August 2018 (although start dates in early 2019 will be considered). All applications are invited. Priority will be given to candidates with expertise in modeling or data assimilation, and particularly candidates that also emphasize fundamental dynamics or physics of the atmosphere, ocean, or climate as part of their research.

 

Candidates must hold a Ph.D. or its equivalent in Meteorology, Oceanography, or a closely related field. The successful applicant will be expected to develop a vigorous, externally-funded and internationally visible research program, mentor undergraduate and graduate students, and teach at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Applicants should complete the online application form at https://jobs.fsu.edu , job opening ID# 42411, and upload the following application materials: a cover letter, a statement of research interests and professional goals (1- 2 pages), a statement of teaching interests (1 page), a current complete CV, and the contact information of three references. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2017, and the search process will remain active until the position is filled.

 

The EOAS department presently has 45 faculty members and has strong ties with the on-campus National Weather Service, the Center for Ocean-Atmosphere Prediction Studies, the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Institute, and the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory which allows for a wide range of collaborations. The Research Computing Center (RCC) of FSU provides extensive state- of-the-art High Performance Computing resources in which EOAS has invested heavily for their faculty use. EOAS has been undergoing rapid growth over the past few years, and construction on a new EOAS building on campus is well underway.

 

Tallahassee is the capital city of Florida, home to three institutions of higher learning, and offers connections with diverse government, private, public, and cultural organizations. Tallahassee was recently named an All-American City by the National Civic League.   Women and members of minority groups are especially encouraged to apply. Please direct questions to Profs. William

  1. Dewar (wdewar@fsu.edu) and Robert Hart (rhart@fsu.edu).

 

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action Employer. Florida State University subscribes to Equal Opportunity and complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act. All eligible candidates are invited to apply for position vacancies as appropriate. Florida State University is a public records agency pursuant to Chapter 119, Florida Statues.

To apply for this job email your details to wdewar@fsu.edu