Instructor of Geography
Ball State University
The Department of Geography and Meteorology is looking for a successful candidate teach two courses in Geography, (GEOG 445) and an additional course (either GEOG 101 or GEOG 265). Minimum qualifications are an earned master’s degree in Geography or a related discipline. Preferred qualifications are a PhD or ABD status in Geography or a related discipline and relevant teaching experience.
The Department of Geography and Meteorology offers undergraduate degrees in Geography and Meteorology, as well as minors in Human Geography, Travel and Tourism, Geographic Information Science (GISc), and Meteorology and Climatology. The department also offers a certificate in GISc. Our students learn from dedicated instructors who value a student-centered approach to teaching, enabling students to develop the skills valued by today’s geographic and meteorological professionals.
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Position Function: Successful applicant will teach the GIS programming class (GEOG 445) and an additional course (either GEOG 101 or GEOG 265).
Minimum Qualifications: Earned master’s degree in Geography or related discipline from an accredited institution.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in Geography or related disciplines from an accredited institution.
Apply online at: https://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/34421 . Include the following documents with your application: Cover Letter, and Curriculum Vitae.
The option to upload transcripts and Inclusive Excellence Statement is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earner is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted.
In the Applicant Documents section of this application, you have the option provide an inclusive excellence statement describing how you would contribute to the development of a diverse and inclusive learning community at Ball State University through your teaching, research, and/or service. Applicants selected for interview will be required to provide this statement.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through 11/21/2022.
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