The Stephen F. Austin State University Department of Geology is accepting applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant (or associate) professor level with a specialty in petroleum geology. Applicants should have a doctoral degree in geology, or a related field with emphasis on petroleum geology, a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and a willingness to direct Master of Science geology graduate students in research. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in the petroleum industry. Additionally, applicants should have a strong interest in and aptitude for teaching summer field camp. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory courses, upper-level and graduate courses in the applicant's specialty, and occasional weekend field trip courses. Other expectations include research, university service and continuing professional development.
Submit a letter of application, CV, transcripts, statement of research philosophy, statement of teaching philosophy and contact information for three references to
https://careers.sfasu.edu (posting 0604601).
Also mail official transcripts to:
Dr. Wesley Brown, Search Committee Chair
Stephen F. Austin State University
Department of Geology
P.O. Box 13011, SFA Station
Nacogdoches, TX 75962-3011
Review of applications will begin on January 17, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. SFA is an equal opportunity employer. This is a security-sensitive position and will be subject to a criminal history check.