The Department of Geography invites applications for an Instructional Assistant Professor in Geographic Information Science and Technology. This non-tenure track position will support our new online professional Master’s degree which focuses on the use of GIST in the oil and gas industry(http://geosonline.tamu.edu). The successful applicant will have the opportunity to teach both residential and online courses (4 courses per semester). Teaching during the summer will also be required.
The Department of Geography (http://geography.tamu.edu) has twenty-five faculty members with strengths in Geographic Information Science and Technology (GIST). biogeography, climatology, geomorphology, human geography, and human- environment relationships, We are one of fourdepartments in the College of Geosciences (http://geosciences.tamu.edu). The college is committed to enhancing educational opportunities toworking professionals through a growing online program. Candidates will work closely with the college’s distance education team with coursedevelopment and instruction.
Texas A&M University, a land-, sea-, and space-grant university, is located in a metropolitan area with a dynamic and international community of255,000 people.
Texas A&M University is committed to enriching the learning and working environment for all visitors, students, faculty, and staff by promoting aculture that embraces inclusion, diversity, equity, and accountability. Diverse perspectives, talents, and identities are vital to accomplishing ourmission and living our core values.
The Texas A&M System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.
We seek teaching expertise in GIS including web GIS and GIS programming as well as remote sensing. Domain expertise in the oil and gas industryis preferred, but not essential. Demonstrated experience in teaching blended or online classes, as well as face-to-face is desired. Candidates musthave a Ph.D. at the time of appointment, or a master’s degree and significant industry experience and have a strong commitment to excellence inteaching.
Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and arrange for three confidential reference letters to be submitted via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/62645. We will begin reviewing applications on May 30, 2019.
Please refer any questions regarding this position to Dr. David Cairns at firstname.lastname@example.org
Diana S. Sinton
Executive Director, UCGIS
Ithaca, New York