Tenure-Track Professor in Climate Science

Cambridge, Massachusetts (US)
07 Oct 2017
End of advertisement period
18 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Tenure-Track Professor in Climate Science
School Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Department/Area Earth and Planetary Sciences and the Harvard John A. Paulson
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Position Description

The Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences (EPS) and the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) is continuing a search in the area of climate at all levels (assistant, untenured associate, and tenured full professor), with an expected start date of July 1, 2018. We invite applications in the broad area of climate science, including the oceans, cryosphere, land, and atmosphere, as well as their interactions. Approaches involving observations, theory, experiments, and modeling using biology, chemistry, or physics are all welcome. We are especially interested in candidates that will expand and complement existing strengths in climate science within EPS and SEAS.

Basic Qualifications

A doctorate or terminal degree in the broad area of climate science is required by the expected start date.

Additional Qualifications

We also seek candidates who have a commitment to teaching.
We value diversity in our faculty and are committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community. We particularly encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups, including women and minorities.

Special Instructions

Please submit the following materials through the ARIeS portal http://academicpositions.harvard.edu/postings/7881
Required application documents include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, three representative publications, a statement of research and teaching interests, and contact information for 3-5 potential references. We encourage candidates to apply by December 18, 2017, but will continue to review applications until the position is filled.

Contact Information

Further information about EPS and SEAS is available at http://www.eps.harvard.edu/ and

Contact Email Address questions about the position to Professor Peter Huybers (phuybers@fas.harvard.edu) or Professor Frank Keutsch (keutsch@seas.harvard.edu) and about the application process to Kathleen McCloskey (kmccloskey@fas.harvard.edu)

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.