Assistant Professor Geography and Geospatial Science - Oregon State University

published Dec 3, 2021 1:42pm

Dec 3, 2021 - Feb 2, 2022

The College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences invites applications for a full-time (12 month, 0.75FTE), tenure-track Assistant Professor position.

Please see all Position Duties and Job Qualifications and apply online.

Position Summary

The Geography and Geospatial Science program in the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences (CEOAS) at Oregon State University(OSU) seeks a colleague who has expertise in geospatial analysis, modeling, or visualization and who applies these methods to research that includes social or environmental justice or equity. Candidates' research programs may emphasize any social, biological, or physical realm, including but not limited to political ecology, water, land, climate, or management of Earth systems. Candidates' research agendas should complement the Geography and Geospatial Sciences program's three areas of excellence: global change, risk, and resilience; Earth system science; and geospatial analysis and modeling.

We seek a colleague who has a demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity, equity, and inclusion through teaching, mentoring, research, and outreach. OSU values, engages, and builds from the diversity of its community. OSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourages applications from members of historically underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision.

CEOAS, a leader in the study of Earth as an integrated system, has more than 100 faculty, 150 graduate students, and 900 undergraduate students. The College offers M.S. and Ph.D. options in Geography and Geospatial Science, Geology, and Ocean, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences; an M.S. in Marine Resource Management; undergraduate degrees in Geography and Geospatial Science, Climate Science, Environmental Sciences, Geology, and Ocean Science; undergraduate and graduate certificates in Geographic Information Science; and graduate certificates in Marine Resource Management and Water Conflict Management and Transformation.
CEOAS hosts the Cooperative Institute for Climate, Ocean, and Ecosystem Studies and the Oregon Climate Change Research Institute, and works closely with the OSU Extension Service.