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Assistant Professor - Geophysical Sciences

Assistant Professor - Geophysical Sciences

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The University of Chicago


Chicago, United States of America


Full time



Required education

Application deadline
Open until the position is filled

2 August 2019

Job description

The Department of the Geophysical Sciences at the University of Chicago invites applications for an open tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor. We seek an outstanding individual from all areas of Earth and Planetary Science that will lead a world-class research program and enhance the intellectual activities of the department. Candidates whose research spans disciplines are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae with a list of publications, statements of research and teaching interests, and three reference letters, through the University of Chicago Academic Jobs website:

Candidates must have completed all requirements for the PhD prior to appointment.

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2019.

Information on the Department of the Geophysical Sciences is available at:

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