Now Hiring: Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Atmospheric Sciences

The University of Utah is now hiring a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in The Department of Atmospheric Sciences. Candidates with a Ph.D. are encouraged to apply. The position can start as early as the Fall 2022 semester. Below is a link to apply as well as the general description of the opportunity. Please feel free to reach out with any questions about the position.


General Description

The Department of Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Utah invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level beginning as early as August 1, 2022. We seek scholars with diverse interests in the atmospheric sciences that relate to critical societal issues including, but not limited to, weather and climate impacts (e.g., water availability, floods, and droughts), hazardous weather and wildfires, and air quality and human health.

Successful applicants will be expected to develop a high-impact research program, use innovative teaching methods to promote undergraduate and graduate educational success, contribute to a diverse and inclusive environment within the Department and University, and have the potential to address societally-relevant challenges requiring interdisciplinary approaches and teamwork. We encourage applications from candidates using novel approaches related to measurements and/or modeling in atmospheric sciences and related fields. Applicants must have an earned Ph.D. in a STEM field by the negotiated start date, have excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills, and have demonstrated potential to conduct and publish collaborative, high-quality research.