Teaching Fellow in Meteorology at Northland College

Northland College in Ashland Wisconsin is in need of Meteorology/Climate Science visiting assistant professorship for this coming fall.

 

Date posted

July 26, 2019 12:00 am

Application deadline

Sep. 26, 2019 12:00 am

Organization

Northland College, Ashland Wisconsin

Location

  • United States

Job description

Teaching Fellow in Meteorology at Northland College

Northland College in Ashland Wisconsin (1hr from the CHEESEHEAD sites) is in need of Meteorology/Climate Science visiting assistant professorship for this coming fall. This is a quick replacement for a tenured faculty position and would be a 1-2 year hire. It is highly likely that a talented instructor would be very competitive when this position is advertised as a tenure hire in the next year or so. Northland College is environmental liberal arts college with relatively low teaching loads, a laid back culture, supports a great environmental mission, and is in a northern recreational wonderland with a very low cost of living.  

Full Details:
Summary

Northland College, an environmentally-committed college on the shores of Lake Superior, is searching for a Teaching Fellow in Meteorology for a one-year appointment, with the possibility of the appointment extending to two years.  The appointment begins in September 2019. 

Northland College has 600 students and 45 faculty and is located in Ashland, Wisconsin. A core of 4 faculty constitute the Meteorology program. 

Position Description

Recent Ph.D.’s or individuals who are ABD in meteorology, atmospheric science, or closely related field are encouraged to apply. MS degree holders will also be considered.

The teaching load will consist of 6 courses in meteorology: Fall semester: MET125 Weather and Climate (Introduction to Meteorology), MET364 Atmospheric Science I (Synoptic Meteorology), MET104 Astronomy.  Winter semester: MET125 Weather and Climate, MET244 Understanding Climate Change, and MET365 Atmospheric Science II (Mesoscale).  The two semesters are fifteen weeks in length.  

How to Apply

Submit a letter of interest that describes your interest in Northland College and a curriculum vitae, including names and addresses of three references.  Review of applications will begin immediately due to the short timeline of hire.  Applications should be sent ASAP to Wendy Gorman (wgorman@northland.edu) and Sharon Anthony (santhony@northland.edu)