The School of Geosciences at the University of South Florida seeks two full-time, 9-month Visiting Instructor positions with the possible extension for a second and/or third year.
The positions are in the fields of GIScience, position number 38620 and Human Geography position number 38621.
The GIScience Instructor will teach introductory GIS and other courses in their specialty area, which might be either technical (e.g. databases, WebGIS) or substantive (e.g. transportation, health, socio-economic, or environmental applications of GIS).
The Human Geography Instructor will teach introductory courses in human and world regional geography and upper level courses in their specialty area, which might include urban, feminist, environmental, hazards, health, and/or transportation geography.
QUALIFICATIONS (Education & Experience):
PhD in Geography, GIS, or closely related field from an accredited institution is required and must be conferred by appointment start date. Must meet university criteria for appointment to the rank of Instructor.
Preference will be given to applicants who can demonstrate potential to effectively teach GIS or human geography courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Information for Applicants
This position is subject to a Level 1 criminal background check.
Job Opening Number: 20451
Posting Date: April 4, 2019
Posting End Date: April 28, 2019
Position: GIScience 38620
Position: Human Geography 38621
How To Apply
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To apply, please visit http://employment.usf.edu and attach a cover letter, CV, teaching statement, copies of teaching evaluations, and provide names and contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin on April 15, 2019.
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