Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Position ID:GaTech-School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences-CLIMATE [#8099, Climate]
Position Title: Tenure Track Faculty in Climate Sciences
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Atlanta, Georgia 30332, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Ocean-atmosphere interactions
Cryospheric Science
Atmospheric Dynamics
Appl Deadline: finished (2016/09/30, finished 2017/10/01)
Position Description:    

*** The account for School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Georgia Institute of Technology has expired, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The School of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences at Georgia Tech invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions in climate sciences. We are seeking candidates interested in understanding the mechanisms of the climate system through a variety of approaches, including theory, development and application of models of variable complexity, and synthesis of observational data. Areas of particular interest to the department include atmospheric and climate dynamics, ocean-atmosphere interactions, extreme weather events, land-atmosphere interactions, hydroclimate, cryosphere, and paleoclimate. We anticipate several climate-related hires in coming years, and are seeking to establish the school as a leader in both the fundamental science of climate and in addressing climate change with scientifically driven solutions. Applicants at the Assistant Professor level are sought, although outstanding individuals at all levels will be considered. The successful candidate will develop a vibrant research program in a dynamic interdisciplinary environment, teach, support and mentor students from diverse backgrounds at both undergraduate and graduate levels.

Georgia Institute of Technology is located in Atlanta, Georgia and is consistently a top ranked educational and research institution. For more information about our School and academic programs, visit Applicants should send an application letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information for at least three references through the online portal at: Requests for information and pre-application enquiries from senior candidates should be directed to Dr. Jean Lynch-Stieglitz, Search Committee Chair, at Applications will be considered beginning December 1, 2016, but the search will continue until the positions are filled. An earned doctorate is required before start of employment. Georgia Institute of Technology an equal education/employment opportunity institution.

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Further Info:
School of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences
Georgia Institute of Technology
311 Ferst Drive
Atlanta, GA 30332-0340

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