Two Geography Positions at University of Alabama

ALABAMA, TUSCALOOSA 35487-0322. The University of Alabama, Department of
Geography invites applications for two tenure-track (9-month) faculty
positions in physical geography at the rank of Assistant Professor, start
date August 16, 2014. These new positions will support the expansion of our
Department including our recent initiative to develop a Ph.D. program
specializing in Physical Geography. Successful candidates will demonstrate
excellence in teaching and research, as well as potential for developing
robust, externally-funded research programs that complement one or more of
the department’s broader research foci including: coupled human-environment
systems, environmental management and change, and human impacts on the
environment (see A Ph.D. in Geography or closely related
discipline at time of appointment is required.

The University of Alabama is rapidly growing (approximately 35,000
students) and provides excellent faculty support and many opportunities to
collaborate with scientists on the Tuscaloosa campus including the new NOAA
National Water Center Formal Review of
applications will begin November 4, 2013, and will continue until the
positions are filled. Apply online at Applicants
should be prepared to attach a cover letter, CV (including contact
information for at least three references), and statements of research and
teaching interests.

For additional information, contact the Search Committee Chair, Matthew
Therrell (