Thread: Assistant Professor, Geophysics/Geodynamics, Arizona State University

Started: 2016-11-08 06:48:36
Last activity: 2016-11-08 06:48:36
Dear IRIS, Can you please post this Ad? The text is pasted below and attached in an MS Word document.
thank you!
Ed Garnero
Edward Garnero, Professor
School of Earth and Space Exploration
Arizona State University
Tempe, AZ 85287-6004
480-965-7653 Email: garnero<at><garnero<at>>

Assistant Professor JOB #11791
School of Earth and Space Exploration

Arizona State University

The School of Earth and Space Exploration (SESE) invites applications for an Assistant Professor with expertise in global geophysical processes. Anticipated start date is August 2017. We desire a candidate who (1) addresses fundamental questions in the dynamics, structure, and evolution of Earth and other planetary interiors, and (2) will work closely with existing geophysics faculty and has the ability to develop collaborations with other closely affiliated research programs in SESE (for example, possibilities include astrobiology, geochemistry, petrology, planetary science, surface processes, tectonics, and volcanology). We are interested in individuals showing capacity to bridge research in deep and shallow processes. Examples include how deep interior processes relate to the evolution of the lithosphere or the fluid envelopes of Earth and other planets. SESE is particularly interested in candidates with a strong track record in geodynamics.

Minimum qualifications
• Ph.D in Geophysics or related field by the time of appointment
• Established publication track record in Earth (or Earth and planetary) interior research
• Demonstrated expertise in geophysical methods aimed at understanding large-scale interior dynamical processes
• Demonstrated potential to establish a vigorous, externally-funded research program Commitment to quality teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Desired Qualifications:
• Research expertise as noted above
• Demonstrated success meeting the educational needs of diverse student populations and/or engaging in scientific outreach to diverse communities.

SESE brings together Earth and space science into one school, breaking traditional disciplinary boundaries to investigate the biggest questions. SESE combines the strengths of science, engineering, and education, to set the stage for a new era of exploration. See for more information, and

To apply, please submit the following materials as a single PDF file: 1) a cover letter that includes a description of the applicant’s research and teaching interests and experience, and indicate the Job number 11791 in your letter; 2) a current CV; and 3) the names, email addresses, institution, title, and telephone numbers of three references. Email the PDF of these application materials to sesenewfac<at><sesenewfac<at>>.

Initial deadline for receipt of complete applications is December 20, 2016; if not filled, reviews will continue weekly until search is closed. A background check is required for employment.

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis protected by the law.

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