The School of Natural Sciences at IU Southeast seeks applicants for a Visiting Lecturer position in Geosciences beginning August, 2013.
Minimum requirement is a Master's degree in Geography or Geology. Applicants with Ph.D. degrees are encouraged to apply. Minimum of three years teaching experience at the undergraduate level is required.
Responsibilities include a teaching load of 12 credit hours/semester selected from introductory courses in Physical Geography and Physical Geography Laboratory, World Regional Geography, and General Geology. Additionally, the lecturer would be expected to teach an occasional advanced course (within the 12 credit hours) in their specialty, selected from, but not limited to: Hydrogeology, Environmental Geoscience, and Geographic Information Science (GIS). Service to the university is also required.
To apply, send a letter of interest, vita, undergraduate and graduate transcripts, a statement of teaching philosophy with innovative ideas and names and email addresses of three references electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org with Attention: Dr. Glenn Mason, Chair, Geosciences Search. Also arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to the same email address. Review of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Contact Human Resources if any accommodations are needed during the application process due to a disability.
IU Southeast is one of eight degree-granting campuses of Indiana University and is located minutes from downtown Louisville, Kentucky. The area is known for cultural, sports and recreational activities and has a very low cost-of-living index. IU Southeast has an enrollment of over 6900 students and offers bachelors and masters degrees in a wide range of disciplines. The campus has experienced significant growth over the last 10 years, as evidenced by the construction of a new state-of-the-art library and five residence halls.
IU Southeast is committed to a learning environment that actively seeks to support students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. Consistent with the university’s commitment to diversity, persons from traditionally under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. IU Southeast is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.