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The School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences at Stony Brook University invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in coastal planning and resilience.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D. (or expected conferral of Ph.D. no later than August of 2019) in urban/regional planning, geography, landscape architecture, public policy, sustainability or a closely related discipline.  Experience teaching at the college level.  Capacity to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in urban planning, urban design and/or environmental policy with particular emphasis on issues related to coastal resilience.

Preferred Qualifications 

Research/teaching experience relevant to issues of coastal resilience.  Demonstrated excellence in teaching undergraduate or graduate courses in urban/regional planning, urban design, environmental policy, or closely related areas; demonstrated excellence in research related to urban/regional planning, urban design, or environmental policy or closely related areas; compelling agenda for future research; experience obtaining and managing external research funding; experience with course and curriculum development; experience mentoring undergraduate or graduate students; experience and interest working in multi-disciplinary or trans-disciplinary environments; potential for collaboration within the school of School of Marine and Atmospheric Science to advance its research mission.

Responsibilities & Requirements
The position will include teaching and mentoring at the undergraduate and graduate levels, collaborating with interdisciplinary research and teaching teams, developing curriculum and performing service to the university and the broader community.  The incumbent will be expected to publish in their academic field and secure research funding.

Special Notes
This is a tenure track position.  FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.  Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated Start Date: August 2019.

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The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure
Those interested in this position should submit a State Employment Application;  CV; a cover letter that addresses how you meet the required and preferred qualifications; a research statement; a statement of teaching interests and philosophy including a list of previous courses taught; and the names and contact information for three references.  These can be submitted  by clicking Apply.  Electronic submissions using the apply button or email are strongly preferred.  Alternately, you may submit your application package to the departmental address below.   Please also fill out an online Applicant Information Survey .   Do not submit this survey to the department.  Priority will be given to applications submitted prior to closing date of this requisition, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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Ginny Clancy
School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences
105 Endeavour Hall
Stony Brook, NY 11794-5000
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Campus Description
Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island’s scenic North Shore.  Our 1,040-acre campus is home to 24,600 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff, including those employed at Stony Brook Medicine, Suffolk County’s only academic medical center and tertiary care provider.  The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs utilizing state-of-the-art facilities such as the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider, the National Synchrotron Light Source, and the Center for Functional Nanomaterials, and the New York Blue IBM BG/L+P supercomputer, owned by Stony Brook and managed by BNL.  Stony Brook is a partner in managing the Laboratory for the Department of Energy, and is the largest institutional scientific user of BNL facilities. As such, many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments can be arranged.

Official Job Title: Assistant Professor
REF#: F-9986-19-01
Campus: Stony Brook West Campus
Department: School of Marine and Atmospheric Science
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Posting Start Date: 01/18/2019
Posting End Date: 02/18/2019

Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 02/18/2019, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

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Job Category:   Faculty and Librarian
Posting Date:   01/18/2019

 

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