Associate or Full Professor, Solid Earth Geophysics

University at Buffalo
August 19, 2024
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Position Information

Position Title Associate or Full Professor, Solid Earth Geophysics

Department Geology Posting Number F230176 Posting Link https: // www. Employer State Faculty Appointment Term Term Position Type UUP Faculty

Posting Detail Information

Fiscal Year 2023-2024

Position Summary

The Department of Geology, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York seeks a Solid-Earth Geophysicist who uses geophysical methods to study lithospheric processes, such as earthquake and volcanic hazards, tectonic processes at active plate boundaries, or glacial isostatic adjustment, and to interrogate Earth's interior structure as it pertains to hazards. (Associate or Full Professor).

Selected candidates will teach courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels, mentor graduate students, and maintain an active externally funded research program that will complement existing Departmental strengths in water and the environment, polar climate-change, volcanology and geodynamics. Additionally, the selected candidates could align their research with an expanding focus of UB's Center for Geological and Climate Hazards, which facilitates interdisciplinary research across campus and builds on recent and ongoing hires in natural hazards. Inquiries should be made to Prof. Bea Csatho ( [email protected]).

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Minimum Qualifications

  • Candidates must hold a doctorate in Earth Science or a closely related field.
  • Candidates must demonstrate excellence in research, teaching, service, and mentoring.
  • Candidates should be accomplished scholars consistent with their rank, as evidenced by impactful publications and a sustained externally funded research program.
  • Preferred Qualifications

    Research focus on the Earth's interior structure and processes.

    Physical Demands Salary Range Competitive Additional Salary Information Type Full-Time Campus North Campus Posting Alerts Special Instructions Summary

    Application review will begin on September 15, 2023, and continue until the position is filled.

    Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, research statement, teaching statement, and diversity statement which describes your experience with and plans to advance diversity, equity and inclusion.

    All application materials should be submitted via UB Jobs. Application materials submitted directly to the posting contact will not be acknowledged and cannot be considered.

    Additional Information

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    Is a background check required for this posting? No Background Check Notification

    Contact Information

    Contact's Name Bea Csatho

    Contact's Pronouns Contact's Title Professor Contact's Email [email protected] Contact's Phone 716-645-4325

    Posting Dates

    Posted 07/31/2023

    Deadline for Applicants Open Until Filled Date to be filled 08/19/2024


    Number of References Required 3

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    By providing the names and e-mail addresses of my references, I hereby authorize either Human Resources or the applicable hiring department to contact my references via e-mail to request a reference letter on my behalf.

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