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UNIVERSITY OF NORTH DAKOTA, Assistant/Associate Professor, Position #14159
The University of North Dakota is seeking qualified applicants for a faculty position within the Department of Atmospheric Sciences. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, where the nominal teaching load is 3 courses per year. Demonstrated expertise and enthusiasm for teaching is highly desirable. The candidate will also be expected to develop a program of externally-funded research. The ability to collaborate with scientists within and outside the department is highly desirable. A Ph.D. in atmospheric sciences or a related discipline is required, along with a proven record of publication and external funding. We are seeking in particular an individual with demonstrated expertise in one or more of the following areas: Boundary Layer Meteorology, Hydrometeorology, Climate Systems/Modeling, or Airborne Research.
This position will be filled at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, with status depending on qualifications. This position may be converted to a tenure track position in the future.
The Department of Atmospheric Sciences is part of the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences at UND and offers degree programs leading to the B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. in Atmospheric Sciences. UND is a UCAR Member institution. Fall 2016 enrollments include 60 undergraduate and 37 graduate students in these programs. Teaching and research is carried out by 13 faculty members; current areas of faculty expertise are listed at http://atmos.und.edu/Research/. Facilities include a 5-cm wavelength Doppler weather radar with dual polarization capability, a Cessna Citation research aircraft, and two instrumented ground research sites. The program is affiliated with the University’s Regional Weather Information Center and cooperative programs are ongoing with the National Weather Service Weather Forecast Office in Grand Forks. Additional information can be found on our web site: http://www.atmos.und.edu.
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A review of applications will begin 1 December and the position will remain open until filled. The start date for this position is 16 August 2017. Salary will be commensurate with experience. A generous startup package will be provided to the successful candidate. Please send a curriculum vitae, statement of professional goals and the names and addresses of at least 3 professional references to: Prof. Michael Poellot, Chair of Search Committee, Atmospheric Sciences, Clifford Hall Room 400, 4149 University Avenue Stop 9006, Grand Forks, ND 58202-9006. Phone: 701-777-3180; Fax: 701-777-5032; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.