Department of Biological, Geological, and Environmental Sciences



The Department of Biological, Geological and Environmental Sciences at Cleveland State University (CSU) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level with expertise in hydrogeology or related field. We particularly encourage applicants with a research emphasis in one or more of the following areas: watershed-scale processes, environmental applications of hydrogeology, linkages between geochemical and ecological processes, applied geographic information systems, water resource management and/or restoration. This position will complement existing research within our Department on land and water resources and urban environmental issues involving collaborative partnerships with a number of regional universities, museums, county, state and national parks, and local and state agencies. Qualified applicants must have a Ph.D. and two years of postdoctoral or equivalent professional experience and must demonstrate the potential for excellence in research and teaching in geology and environmental science. Candidates with teaching experience, a record of publication in appropriate peer-reviewed journals, potential for obtaining external funding, and potential for contributing to the doctoral program are preferred. The successful candidate will be expected (1) to establish an independent, externally funded research program, (2) to supervise undergraduate and graduate research, and (3) to have a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. Competitive salary and startup funds. Starting date is August 21, 2006.

Before January 2, 2006, applicants must submit curriculum vitae, a description of research plans and teaching interests, up to three reprints, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to: Dr. Julie A. Wolin, Chair, Faculty Search Committee, Department of Biological, Geological and Environmental Sciences, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44115-2214. Applications will also be accepted as PDF attachments to e-mail: Letters of recommendation, however, must be sent by mail.

For additional information, consult the Department's website: and the Cleveland State Environmental Institute website: or contact: Dr. Wolin, e-mail:; telephone: 216-687-3505. CSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer Institution committed to nondiscrimination in employment and education. Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Veterans encouraged.

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Update: 18 November, 2005