Job Opening: Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography and Earth Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Department of Geography and Earth Sciences is recruiting a tenure-track, assistant professor in urban economic geography for appointment on August 15, 2013 with primary specialization in the processes of globalization, global and globalizing cities, urban regions, and their interactions. The candidate should have secondary interests complementary to existing departmental programs including, but not limited to international trade, industrial location, urban sustainability, migration, geographies of consumption, and/or a regional specialization (e.g. Latin America, Asia). Required qualifications: 1) a doctoral degree in geography or closely related field at the time of appointment; 2) ability to contribute to graduate-level programming in their primary area of expertise through teaching, research and service; 3) teach undergraduate courses consistent with departmental needs; 4) ability to develop and maintain an externally funded research program; 5) ability to contribute to the department’s interdisciplinary mission. The Assistant Professor of Geography position is one of two new positions at UNC Charlotte that support its emerging foci on globalization and sustainability, a prominent initiative of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS). UNC Charlotte is an AA/EOE and ADVANCE institution. Applications from women, minorities and other underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged. A full description of the position and application details can be found at http://jobs.uncc.edu. Review of applications will begin December 15, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. For more information, contact Dr. Harrison Campbell at 704-687-5997, or firstname.lastname@example.org, or view our department website at http://www.geoearth.uncc.edu/.