Visiting Assistant Professor – Atmospheric Sciences

Purdue University

EAPS Visiting Assistant Professor

The Department of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences (EAPS), within the College of Science, at Purdue University invites applications for a visiting assistant professor. This position is full-time, academic year (9 months), beginning August 12, 2024.

The successful candidate will teach up to three courses (9 hours) per semester. These courses will be within the Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences Department with a focus on atmospheric science and great issues courses. A reduced course load is negotiable, depending on the size of each class. The requirements are subject to change from time to time at the discretion of the Head and in the best interests of the Department/School, College, and University.

Initial responsibilities include teaching courses such as:
• EAPS 117 Introduction to Atmospheric Science
• EAPS 138 Thunderstorms and Tornadoes
• EAPS 225 Science of the Atmosphere
• EAPS 230 Laboratory in Atmospheric Science
• EAPS 327 Climate Science and Society

M.S or Ph.D. in atmospheric sciences or a similar relevant field.

The College
Within EAPS and Purdue, candidates will find supportive colleagues and a diverse, vibrant, rapidly growing academic community, with ample opportunities for professional and personal growth. EAPS is part of the College of Science, which comprises the physical, computing, and life sciences at Purdue. It is the second-largest college at Purdue with over 350 faculty and more than 6000 students. With multiple commitments of significant investment and strong alignment with Purdue leadership, the College is committed to supporting existing strengths and enhancing the scope and impact of EAPS. Purdue itself is one of the nation’s leading land-grant universities, with an enrollment of over 52,000 students primarily focused on STEM subjects.

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