Atmospheric Sciences Teaching Faculty

published Jun 1, 2021 9:09am

The University of North Dakota's Department of Atmospheric Sciences is seeking qualified applicants for a non-tenure track teaching faculty position. This will be filled at the Instructor or Assistant Professor level and the primary teaching responsibility will be instructing multiple lecture sections and managing GTAs/UTAs among numerous lab sections of a large introductory meteorology course. The successful candidate may choose between a research option (20% effort) or additional classes. The number of lecture sections per 9-months with a research effort is 6 and without a research effort is 7-8. Service work is also expected (up to 10%).

This is a 9-month full time benefitted position, contingent on available funding. The position is for a 3-year term and is renewable, contingent on performance and funding availability. Salary for the Instructor level begins at $60,000 and will be commensurate with experience. Preference will be given to those who have demonstrated expertise in teaching pedagogy, including online teaching; have demonstrated content expertise in undergraduate meteorology; have previously taught intro-level undergraduate courses (FR/SO level); have demonstrated expertise in research; have a PhD in Atmospheric Sciences or closely-related field; have prior experience administering/mentoring students; and have demonstrated content expertise in Aviation Meteorology.

A review of applications will begin Tuesday 15 June 2021 and the position will remain open until filled. The start date of the appointment is 1 January 2022. Passing a criminal history records check, and completion of a M.S. in Atmospheric Sciences or related field is required.

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