Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Geologypublished Sep 25, 2018 2:03pm
Cornell College has attracted national attention for its distinctive academic calendar under which faculty members teach and students take one course at a time in month-long blocks. Academic immersion and unparalleled flexibility attract an ambitious student body from 45 states and 18 foreign countries. External endorsements include selection as one of the Colleges That Change Lives, a U.S. News Top 100 liberal arts college, and a Fiske Guide to Colleges Best Buy. Founded in 1853, Cornell's picturesque hilltop campus contains a mix of historic and modern facilities, ranging from the majestic King Chapel to the newly renovated Thomas Commons. It is located in Mount Vernon, Iowa, an urban fringe community recognized by Frommer's as one of "America's Coolest Small Towns" and located in the heart of Iowa's Creative Corridor.
The College seeks individuals who are committed to building a creative, dynamic and diverse workplace that celebrates the uniqueness of our faculty, staff, and students. The College is committed to excellence in teaching and encourages interdisciplinary interests among its faculty.
How to Apply
Interested applicants should submit the following application materials to: https://cornellcollege.applicantpro.com/jobs/889787.html.Application materials include:
- Letter of Application/Cover Letter
- Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
- Teaching Statement - describing teaching interests and methods, including examples of individual commitment to diversity in the classroom/campus community
- Research/Professional Interest Statement
- (3) Letters of recommendation
- Undergraduate and Graduate Transcripts (Unofficial copies are acceptable. Official transcripts are needed prior to employment).
For more information about the Geology program, please visit the website at https://www.cornellcollege.edu/geology/
Cornell is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from underrepresented groups. Cornell complies with Iowa's smoke free air act. Cornell utilizes E-Verify and requires satisfactory completion of a background check.