The University of Houston Department of Earth and AtmosphericSciences invites applications for a tenure-track position in thegeneral field of sedimentary geology. Hiring will be at theassistant or associate professor level. Experience andqualifications will be used to determine the appropriate title ofassistant or associate professor.We are particularly interested in researchers with a focus on theareas of paleoclimate, paleoceanography, paleogeography,biogeochemistry, carbon cycles and proxies, the role of tectonicsin building the sedimentary record, source to sink processes, andcoastal evolution. The research of a successful applicant mayconcentrate on either chemical or clastic sedimentary rocks and mayuse data from outcrops, cores, modern environments, the subsurface,or experimental or modeling studies. Integration of geophysicaldata, petrographic observations, and facies analysis isparticularly encouraged.The successful candidate will be expected to build activecollaborations within and outside the university, to developinternationally recognized, externally funded research programs, toteach graduate and undergraduate level courses that bridge theoryand practical applications in the geosciences, and to use theirresearch to enhance experiential learning at UH.More information about the department can be found at http://www.uh.edu/nsm/earth-atmospheric/ Review of applications will begin on October 1st, 2020,and continue until position is filled. Candidate should submit: 1)a statement of teaching and research interests, 2) a curriculumvitae, 3) a list of at least three possible references and theircontact information. Questions about this position may be directedto search committee chair Julia Wellner ([email protected]).The University of Houston is responsive to the needs of dual careercouples. Furthermore, we welcome candidates whose experience inteaching, research, or community service has prepared them tocontribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.The University of Houston is an equal opportunity/affirmativeaction employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons withdisabilities are encouraged to apply.Qualifications :Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Earth Science or a related field atthe time of the appointment.Notes to Applicant: Official transcripts are required for afaculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of thefinal candidate. All positions at the University of Houston aresecurity sensitive and will require a criminal history check.Incomplete applications may not be considered.