Assistant Professor, Environmental Geosciences
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Areas of specialization may include hydrology, geomorphology, hydrogeology, or remote sensing. The successful candidate will teach introductory courses, geographical information systems (GIS) courses, environmental science courses, and other appropriate upper-level and graduate courses of their design. This person will oversee successful undergraduate and graduate research. This person will also eventually direct an interdisciplinary program of study in Environmental Sciences.


Ph.D. in geosciences, strong interpersonal skills, and publications in refereed journals commensurate with experience. ABD is acceptable at time of selection but completion date must be no later than December 15, 2021. Experience that complements our current expertise in petroleum geology, paleontology and sedimentology, multi-scale geophysics and tectonics, and igneous petrology.


This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check.

Send a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, and the names and contact information of three references to J.D. Price, Geosciences, Midwestern State University, 3410 Taft Blvd., Wichita Falls, TX 76308; email: jonathan.price@msutexas.edu. Candidates should address their commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion in their teaching and research statements. Review of applications will begin Monday, October 18.

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Jonathan D Price, Associate Professor and Chair
MSU Texas
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099
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MSU Texas
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099
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Midwestern State University is located in Wichita Falls, TX. With a population over 103,000, Wichita Falls is centrally located two hours between Dallas and Oklahoma City, OK. MSU has a student enrollment of approximately 6400 and competes in the Lone Star Conference (NCAA Division II).

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