Assistant Professor in Atmospheric Science/Environmental Science - University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio Texas

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University of the Incarnate Word

San Antonio, Texas 78205

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Full time Assistant Professor will be responsible for the coordination, development, and teaching of Meteorology and Environmental Science lectures and laboratories, as well as teaching upper division courses in their area of expertise. The successful candidate will also have a strong commitment to scholarship, community service activities, and developing a research program in their area of expertise to involve undergraduate students.

Description of Job Duty

The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate-level core and elective courses in meteorology, environmental science, physical geography, geology, earth science, soil conservation, water quality and contribute to mentoring students, including those from underrepresented backgrounds. The faculty member will also participate in outreach and contribute to departmental, college, and university service. In these and other ways, the faculty member will help to develop innovative approaches to enhancing student engagement, increasing diversity, and expanding collaborations with community and business partners. Maintaining an ongoing and active research agenda is required for obtaining tenure status with the University. The instructional responsibilities include teaching and developing undergraduate labs and/or lectures in meteorology, weathercasting, weather forecasting, and environmental science. These responsibilities include instruction of majors from other science disciplines and non-science majors.

Required Education

  • The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in one of the preferred fields and a Master of Science in a different second field.
  • The preferred fields are: Meteorology, Atmospheric Science, Environmental Science, Natural Resources, Natural Resources, Geology, Watershed /Aquatic Sciences, Geography, Forestry, Range land Science, Ecology, and Environmental Sustainability.

Required Work Experience
  • Candidates must have at least one year of experience teaching undergraduates which may be a composite of teaching assistantships, part time teaching, and full time teaching.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Preference will be given to candidates with a demonstrated commitment to teaching a diverse population of students at the undergraduate college level using advanced technology to enhance the educational experience of students.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who hold an active AMS Certified Consulting Meteorologists or an AMS Certified Broadcast Meteorologist certificate.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who are able to prepare a weather forecasts and presentations using WSI Weather Pro software.

Keyword Phrases

  • Atmospheric
  • Environmental
  • Science
  • Meteorology
  • Geology
  • Meteorologist
  • Forestry
  • Ecology
  • Sustainability
  • Natural
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: At least 1 years
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Non-Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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