|Position ID:||San Francisco State University-GeogEnv-BIOGEOG [#7691]|
|Position Type:||Tenured/Tenure-track faculty|
|Position Location:||San Francisco, California 94132, United States [map]|
|Subject Areas:||Geography / Environmental Studies, Ecology, Hydrology|
Environmental Science / Ecosystem analysis
|Appl Deadline:||2016/10/17 finished (posted 2016/08/20, listed until 2017/02/20)|
San Francisco State University, Department of Geography & Environment invites applicants for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position in biogeography beginning August 2017. The department seeks individuals with a strong background in terrestrial biogeography, preferably with applied interests in natural resource or environmental management.
The Department of Geography & Environment (http://geog.sfsu.edu) provides undergraduate and graduate programs in Geography (B.A. & M.A.), Environmental Science (B.S.), Resource Management & Environmental Planning (M.A), and Geographic Information Science (M.S.). The department supports research with field and lab equipment, and computer labs with advanced GIS, remote sensing and modeling software. Department faculty and students maintain active research programs in a wide range of local and regional topics often entailing collaborations with Bay Area nonprofits and government agencies. Our degree programs provide multiple perspectives and tools to understand the relationships between people and their environments, and to solve problems related to local and global change.
Rank and salary: Assistant or Associate Professor. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. The CSU provides generous health, retirement and other benefits.
Application process: Submit letter of intent/interest, a current CV, sample of scholarly papers, teaching philosophy, description of research interests, and names and contact information of three references. Letters of recommendation upon request at a later date.
Submit all materials online to academicjobsonline.org by October 16, 2016. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled.
San Francisco State University is a member of the California State University system and serves a diverse student body of 30,000 undergraduate and graduate students. The University seeks to promote appreciation of scholarship, freedom and, human diversity through excellence in instruction and intellectual accomplishment. SFSU faculty are expected to be effective teachers and demonstrate professional achievement and growth through research, scholarship, and/or creative work.
San Francisco State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity. We welcome applicants of all ethnic, racial and gender identities, sexual orientations as well as people with disabilities. We particularly encourage those who may be from historically underrepresented groups.
A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.