Faculty Position in Geology

Posted on Aug. 21, 2014

The Department of Earth, Planetary & Space Sciences seeks an assistant professor in geology. We encourage applicants from all sub-disciplines of geology but preference may be given to candidates with experience on both sides of the cover/bedrock interface or who complement existing strengths in tectonics, paleoclimate, geochronology, and sedimentology. Applicants should have a Ph.D. or equivalent in geological sciences or a related field. Selection will begin on October 1, 2014. Please include a curriculum vitae, list of publications, statement of teaching and research, names and email addresses of three referees, electronic copies of up to five significant publications, and a cover letter addressing how your experience fits the job description. Electronic applications should be directed to the Chair of the Geology/Surface Processes Search Committee at https://recruit.apo.ucla.edu/apply/JPF00331. Inquiries may be directed to geologysurfaceprocesses_search@epss.ucla.edu. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and has a commitment to enhance diversity in the geosciences at UCLA (see https://faculty.diversity.ucla.edu). Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see the UC Nondiscrimination and Affirmative Action Policy.