The Department of Geology and Geophysics at Louisiana State University (LSU) seeks an outstanding individual with expertise in the broad area of structural geology for appointment at the assistant professor level. The specific research area is open to all subdisciplines of structural geology. We seek an individual who can contribute to interdisciplinary research initiatives and has demonstrated strong observational, empirical and analytical skills. The Department and University strives to maintain a rich and diverse faculty group.
This tenure-track position is intended to complement our existing research strengths, such as Coastal Resilience and Near Surface Processes, Evolution of Sedimentary Basins, Earth Materials and Processes, Planetary Science, Climate and Tectonics, Tectonometamorphism, and Polar Studies.
Qualifications: a Ph.D. in Geological Sciences or a related field. The successful candidate should be in the process of developing an internationally recognized scientific reputation, and will be expected to maintain a high-level, externally funded research program, teach at the graduate and undergraduate level, possibly including field trips, mentor and support graduate students, publish in highly ranked journals, and provide leadership both on campus and beyond. Inquiries should be directed to the Structural Geology Search Committee, at 225-578-3353 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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