The Department of Geology at Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant (or associate) professor level. Applicants must 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 petroleum industry and/or research experience. 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 0605053).
Also mail official transcripts to:
Dr. Wesley Brown, Search Committee Chair
Stephen F. Austin State University
Department of Geology
PO Box 13011 SFA Station
Nacogdoches, TX 75962-3011
Review of applications will begin on November 3, 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.