Assistant Professor, Forest Modeling and Analytics at Virginia Tech


Virginia Tech, Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation (FREC)


Tuesday, January 31, 2017

Start Date

Thursday, August 10, 2017

The Department of Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation (FREC) at Virginia Tech is seeking applicants for a 9-month, tenure-track research and teaching position in Forest Modeling and Analytics with an emphasis on both managed and unmanaged forest ecosystems. This position will focus on the integration of cutting-edge quantitative and computational tools into basic and applied forest science from local to regional scales.
The selected candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in information technology for natural resources, forest geospatial applications, environmental informatics or forest analytics/modeling. They will conduct innovative research and publish results in peer-reviewed, high-quality journals, support graduate students and research programs with external grants and contracts, advise undergraduate students and supervise graduate students, and participate in department and university service. The selected candidate will also foster diversity and an inclusive atmosphere in the curriculum and department.

Contact Name

Dr. Val Thomas

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