The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences (DEES) of Columbia University invites applications for an open-rank faculty position in cryosphere science. Appointment can be at any rank from tenure-track assistant professor to tenured full professor, though there is a preference for junior applicants.
We welcome applications from outstanding scientists who study aspects of the cryosphere that will broaden our research and teaching portfolio. Research interests include, but are not limited to: glacier or ice sheet dynamics, cryosphere response to climate change, ice-ocean interaction, climate-ice sheet modeling and interaction with the solid Earth,
cryosphere biology and biogeochemistry, and/or subglacial hydrologic systems.
The successful applicant is expected to demonstrate or develop collaborative, interdisciplinary research programs addressing problems of global significance, and demonstrate strong teaching abilities at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, statements of teaching and of research interests, and a list of 5 references using our online site at:
Review of applications will begin 01 March 2015 and continue until the position is filled.
Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer —Race/Gender/Disability/Veteran. …