Colgate University, Department of Geography

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Position ID:Colgate-Department of Geography-VAP [#15846]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Geography
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Hamilton, New York 13346, United States [map]
Subject Area: Geography
Appl Deadline:2020/03/13 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2020/01/13, finished 2020/09/20, listed until 2020/03/13)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Geography Department at Colgate University invites applications for two (2) one-year visiting faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor in Physical Geography and Human Geography, respectively, beginning fall semester 2020. Both candidates should be able to teach upper and lower division courses in their respective fields, and be able to contribute to the department’s methods electives and senior seminars. Completion of Ph.D. is expected prior to the time for hire. Successful candidates may be expected to participate in all-university programs, including the Liberal Arts Core Curriculum. The list of required application materials should include a cover letter, CV, diversity/inclusivity statement, and three letters of reference to be submitted directly through ; All applications should describe in their application how their teaching and scholarship might support the university’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. Review of applications will begin on February 14 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find postings of other employment opportunities at Colgate and at other institutions of higher education in upstate New York at It is the policy of Colgate University not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of their race, color, creed, religion, age sex, pregnancy, national origin, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, being or having victims of domestic violence and stalking, familial status, or any other categories covered by law. Colgate University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Candidates from historically underrepresented groups, women, persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Further information about the Geography Department can be found at

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Further Info:
Colgate University
13 Oak Drive
Hamilton, NY 13346