Assistant/Associate Professor position in environmental geosciences at University of Bristol

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Friday, May 10, 2019 - 07:30 to Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 07:30

The University of Bristol School of Earth Sciences seeks an outstanding candidate for a permanent Lectureship/Senior Lectureship (Assistant/Associate Professor) appointment within the broad area of environmental geosciences. Areas of scholarly focus could include but are not limited to environmental geochemistry, geomicrobiology, the digital environment and Earth observation.

The School of Earth Sciences is one of the top departments in the world, with respect to our research, teaching and engagement with society. It is also an intellectually broad School, and most areas in this diverse discipline are represented at Bristol. 

The School seeks applicants who conduct world-class, innovative and agenda-setting research. The post holder should be enthusiastic about sharing that experience with students and have a strong commitment to teaching. Our portfolio is diverse in its breadth and focus, and we offer BSc and MSci degree programmes in Geology, Environmental Geoscience, Geophysics and Palaeontology and Evolution (typical total intake of ~ 80 per year). The School has two postgraduate taught programmes, an MSc in Volcanology and an MSc in Palaeobiology.

Applicants of all backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply; the School is committed to providing an inclusive and equitable working environment. 

Deadline for applications: 20th June 2019intended date for interviews: 18th July 2019.Please include a CV and a two-page cover letter that briefly covers your research vision, educational vision, and a diversity statement that addresses how you can contribute to a culture of inclusion and equity.

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