Lecturer Position at Miami University

Lecturer Faculty Position – Geoscience
The Department of Geology and Environmental Earth Science at Miami University
invites applications for a full time Lecturer faculty position on the Oxford campus
beginning August 2014. This position requires instruction of undergraduate
foundation level courses such as physical geology and environmental geology, and
intermediate level courses. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in
one or more of the following areas: environmental geoscience, climate/energy, high-
paleobiology/paleontology. The successful candidate will advise undergraduate
students and provide professional service to the department and university. We
encourage applications from geoscientists with interests in contributing to supervision
of undergraduate student research and field-based experiences. Require: M.S. in
geoscience by date of appointment and documented teaching experience. Desire:
Ph.D. in geoscience. Miami University’s Oxford Campus, with nearly 15,000
undergraduate and over 1,800 graduate students, is located in a small-town setting
adjacent to the Cincinnati and Dayton urban areas. More information on Miami and
on the department may be obtained via http://www.miamioh.edu and
http://www.miamioh.edu/geology. Interested candidates should submit a packet
containing a letter of application; curriculum vitae; statement of teaching philosophy,
objectives and accomplishments (as “other document”) and transcripts (as “list of
references”) to: www.miamiujobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=53195; and
arrange for three letters of reference to be sent to GLGSearch@MiamiOH.edu.
Review of applications will begin January 13, 2014 and continue until the position is
filled. Miami University is an EOE/AA employer with smoke- and tobacco-free
campuses. Miami’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report with information on
campus crime, fires, and safety may be found at: http://www.MiamiOH.edu/campus-
safety/annual-report/index.html. Hard copy available upon request. Employment will
require a criminal background check according to University guidelines

Cathy Edwards, Master Administrative Assistant

Miami University

Department of Geology and Environmental Earth Science


250 S. Patterson Avenue

114 Shideler Hall

Oxford, OH 45056-3656

513-529-3216 (Ph)

513-529-1542 (Fax)


Miami University Geoscience Lecturer Position.pdf