Assistant Professor in Geology – Georgia Southwestern State University

Job Summary

The Geology and Physics Department at Georgia Southwestern State University invites candidates to apply for a tenure-track faculty position in Geology. Qualified candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Geology with a specialty in Mineralogy or Igneous/Metamorphic Petrology. The successful candidate will teach courses in introductory geology, upper-level courses in Geology in their area of specialization, and other courses to be determined by the chair.

Experience with X-ray diffraction would be a plus. The successful applicant is also expected to advise students – both as senior thesis advisor and in general within the Geology degree program. The department is active in research and contract work, and continued research and scholarship are expected.

Required Qualifications

A Ph.D. in Geology is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous college teaching experience is preferred.

Required Documents to Attach

Please attach a cover letter, Curriculum Vitae, and statement of teaching philosophy and research interests. In addition, please send three letters of reference to Human Resources, 800 GSW State University Drive, Americus, GA 31709. They can also be mailed to


Job posting

30 September 2018
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