New Position Announcement
The Department of Geosciences at Georgia State University in Atlanta, Georgia, invites applications for one tenure-track assistant professor in Human-Environment Interactions with an emphasis on water for Fall 2016 pending budgetary approval. Ideal candidates will have a strong background in the application of social sciences to address questions related to water. Research areas may include but are not limited to economics and water resources geography, coupled human-natural systems, water conservation and sustainability, governance, and environmental/social policy. GIS and geospatial analytical skills are preferred but not required. A demonstrated record of research and publication with the potential to develop a high-quality, externally-funded research program is required. The applicant will be expected to teach introductory as well as upper division/graduate courses in his/her specialty that complement the department’s existing and emerging areas of interest. A Ph.D. degree in geography or a relevant discipline is required at the time of appointment.