Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Geophysics at the California Institute of Technology
Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences at the California Institute of
Technology is seeking outstanding applicants for a tenure-track faculty
position in geophysics at the assistant professor level. We invite applicants
in any area of geophysics, broadly defined. Preference is for individuals who
will lead an innovative research program and are committed to teaching, with
the applicant’s overall creativity and potential being valued more than their
specific area of expertise within geophysics.
The term of
the initial appointment at the assistant professor level is normally four
years, with appointment contingent upon completion of a PhD in a relevant
field. Exceptionally well-qualified candidates may also be considered at the
tenured professor level. Initial review of applications will begin on March 1,
2018, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
applicants should submit an electronic application that includes a brief cover
letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching plans, up to three
representative publications, and contact information for at least three
individuals who may be contacted for letters of reference. Please submit
applications at the following link: https://applications.caltech.edu/job/geophysics
are any questions during the search process, please contact us at: [hidden email].
are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability status,
protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Caltech is committed to working with and
providing access and reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical or
mental disabilities. To request disability accommodations for any part of the
interview or hiring process, please contact 626-395-6111 for assistance or
contact [hidden email]