Post Doctoral Research and Teaching Associate

University of Georgia

United States

December 23, 2021

Description

Posting Details Posting Number G/R15397P

Working Title Post Doctoral Research and Teaching Associate Department Franklin-Geology About the University of Georgia

The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities, is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (https: // www. uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 15 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,700 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 39,000 students including over 30,000 undergraduates and over 9,000 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 18 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

About the College/Unit/Department College/Unit/Department website Employment Type Employee Additional Schedule Information Advertised Salary Anticipated Start Date 07/01/2022 Posting Date 10/27/2021 Closing Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicants Location of Vacancy Athens Area EOO Statement

The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status. Persons needing accommodations or assistance with the accessibility of materials related to this search are encouraged to contact Central HR (hrweb@uga.edu).

UGA Statement

The University of Georgia is a Federal Contractor as defined by Presidential Executive Order 14042 and subject to the requirement that Federal Contractors must ensure that all covered employees, including those working remotely, are fully vaccinated by January 4, 2022. You may be required to show proof of your fully vaccinated status at the time of your start date, or have received a medical or religious exemption from the fully vaccinated requirement at the time of your start date. For more information regarding the Federal Contractor fully vaccinated employment requirement please visit https: // coronavirus.uga.edu/executive-order/ or call (706) 542-2222.

Duties/Responsibilities

Please approximate the percentage of time spent on each task (out of 100%) during a typical work week. List these tasks in order of importance, with the most critical task coming first. Do not list more than 6 entries – do not go below 5% time per assigned duty.

Duties/Responsibilities

Will teach two introductory level Geology classes.

Percentage of time 50 Duties/Responsibilities

Assist project director on field activities

Percentage of time 10 Duties/Responsibilities

Assist project director in UGA laboratory.

Percentage of time 10 Duties/Responsibilities

Shore side and onboard assistance with underwater sampling equipment

Percentage of time 10 Duties/Responsibilities

On campus preparation of all field equipment. Onboard and on campus preparation and curation of research samples.

Percentage of time 10 Duties/Responsibilities

Data entry into project data bases.

Percentage of time 10

Position Details Classification Title Post-Doctoral Associate AC

FLSA UGA Job Code Job Family FTE 1.00 Minimum Qualifications Position Summary

Post doctoral position will work with an interdisciplinary team conducting innovative marine geology/geoarchaeological research on the continental shelf of the Georgia Bight. The research will assess the inner continental shelf for evidence of prehistoric archaeology and paleontology sites. In addition, the position provide instruction by teaching two introductory level historical geology courses.

Relevant/Preferred Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification in Position

PhD completed within last 5 years.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and/or Competencies Physical Demands

Working in field at sites, carrying equipment up to 50 pounds.

Is this a Position of Trust? No Does this position have operation, access, or control of financial resources? No Does this position require a P-Card? No Is having a P-Card an essential function of this position? No Is driving a requirement of this position? Yes Does this position have direct interaction or care of children under the age of 18 or direct patient care? No Does this position have Security Access (e.g., public safety, IT security, personnel records, patient records, or access to chemicals and medications) No

Contact Information

Contact Details

For questions concerning this position or recruitment progression, please refer to the Recruitment Contact listed below. For assistance with your application or login, please email hrweb@uga.edu.

Recruitment Contact Name Ervan Garrison Recruitment Contact Email egarriso@uga.edu Recruitment Contact Phone

Posting Specific Questions

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  • Do you (or will you) have a PhD in the field listed, obtained within the last five years, by the start date listed?
  • Yes
  • No
  • Applicant Documents

    Required Documents

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter
  • List of References with Contact Information
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  • Unofficial Transcripts
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