Stable Isotope Geochemistry and Mass Spectrometry
Position number: 0003114
Academic rank: Assistant/Associate Professor Level - Tenure Stream
Specialization: Stable Isotopic geochemistry and mass spectrometry
The Department of Geology and Planetary Science at the University of
Pittsburgh (http://www.geology.pitt.edu) invites applications for a tenure-track
faculty position in stable isotope geochemistry at the advanced assistant or
associate professor level. The position would begin with the fall term 2011,
subject to budgetary approval. We seek an outstanding individual whose
research program includes a strong field component, and who has expertise in
light stable isotope mass spectrometry. A Ph.D. is required at the time of
The successful candidate will be expected to develop an active, externally
funded research program, including supervision of M.S. and Ph.D. students and
undergraduate research projects. Teaching duties will include undergraduate and
graduate courses in isotope geochemistry and related fields. We seek someone
who would complement one or more of our existing programs in environmental
geology, geophysics and geochemistry, hydrology, paleoclimatology, soil
science, and volcanology.
Applicants should submit to the Stable Isotope Geochemistry Mass
Spectrometry Search Committee, Department of Geology and Planetary
Science, 200 SRCC, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 15260, USA the
1. CV (including past and current grant support);
2. Statements of research and teaching interests;
3. Copies of relevant publications;
4. Names and addresses of at least four references.
Application deadline is January 15, 2011.
The University of Pittsburgh is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Applications from women and members of minority groups are especially