Job Opening: Assistant Professor of Soil Chemistry - U Marlyand

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Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 18:00 to Sunday, May 20, 2018 - 18:00

The Department of Environmental Science and Technology at the University of Maryland seeks candidates for a 9-month tenure-track Assistant Professor in environmental soil chemistry. The position is 60% research and 40% teaching. 

The successful candidate is expected to establish an externally funded, nationally and  internationally recognized research program in environmental soil chemistry,  with an emphasis on employing fundamental chemistry approaches  to soil systems across various scales in the landscape. The overall research goal of this position is to develop a premier basic soil  chemistry program that will integrate both theoretical and  experimental approaches. Possible areas of research scholarship could include interactions of organic and inorganic pollutants with  soils; the chemistry and dynamics of soil organic matter; or redox chemistry in soils.

Minimum Qualifications are a Ph.D. in soil chemistry, environmental chemistry, geochemistry, earth sciences, or related discipline. 

Closing date is May 17, 2018.

Additional information can be obained from www.ejobs.umd.edu or email Dr. Gurpal Toor at gstoor@umd.edu

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