Assistant Professor of Geography


Kansas State University


Friday, December 1, 2017

Start Date

Wednesday, August 1, 2018

General Description of Position:

 Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Geography Department beginning August 2018 with focus on nature-society interactions and applications of complex systems thinking and geospatial computational methods.

Information about the Department:

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Diversity and Inclusion:

Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks candidates whose commitments and contributions will advance the University's commitment to the Principles of Community.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

Ph.D. in Geography or closely-related discipline by the time of appointment.
Potential to develop a strong research program.
Excellence in teaching and advising is expected.

Preferred Qualifications:

Different technical and cultural perspectives in solving problems appropriate to a land grant institution.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Submit ONE pdf file (under the resume field) containing letter that describes your qualifications and the contributions you could offer the department; curriculum vita with no photo attached; research statement that includes a plan for pursuing extramural funding; statement addressing teaching experience and quality along with the completed application that includes contact information for three referees

Screening of Applications Begins:

Screening begins October 15, 2017 and will continue until filled.

Salary Range/ Pay Rate:

 Salary commensurate with experience starting at $65,000 / annually.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees.

Background Screening Statement:

In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.