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Assistant Professor in GIS
Posted on December 29th, 2014

​Assistant Professor in GIS (122050)
The University of West Florida Department of Environmental Studies invites applications for an Assistant Professor position in GIS to support a new online Master of Science in Administration specialization in GIS. The department is particularly interested in applicants with research relevant to, and professional expertise in, the public or private sector, including environmental and natural resource management, urban and regional planning, land management, etc.; applicants with other areas of expertise are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will teach courses in both GIS content and applications, principally in support of the online MSA Specialization in GIS, a program specifically designed for working GIS professionals, while also leading student-focused research with undergraduate and graduate students and supporting expansion of GIS to UWF academic programs and community partners.

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Preferred Response Date: January 16, 2015 - Deadline has been extended

Appointment: August 2015

Minimum Qualifications: Doctoral degree from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service.

​Preferred Qualifications: PhD in GIS or related Earth or Environmental Science (e.g., Geography, Geology, Urban Planning) with demonstrated professional experience with GIS. Experience with online teaching at university or college level. Expertise in, or demonstrated potential for, professional applications of GIS into public and private sectors.

Application Instructions: Candidates must apply online through the University of West Florida website: Required documents to attach with the online application are a letter of application/interest, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and transcripts. Applicants should also be prepared to provide the names and email addresses of three references to provide letters of recommendation.

​This position requires a criminal background screening. UWF is an equal opportunity/access/affirmative action employer. Pursuant to provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to respond is requested to advise UWF by contacting ADA Compliance in the Office of Human Resources at 850-474-2694 (Voice) or 850-857-6114 (TTY).

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 30-300.5(a) and 41 CF 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability, and require affirmative action by covered prime contractors and subcontractors to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals with disabilities.

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