Position in GIScience and Environmental Analysis


TEXAS, AUSTIN 78712. University of Texas. Assistant Professor. The

Department of Geography and the Environment invites applications for a

tenure-track Assistant Professor position in GIScience and environmental

analysis to begin September 1, 2007. Salary commensurate with

qualifications and/or expertise.


The successful applicant must have an established record of excellence in

research productivity in at least two of the following: decision support

analysis, environmental modeling, GIS, landscape ecology, and spatial

analysis / statistics. Ability to teach GIScience classes strongly

preferred, as is ability in or willingness to pursue research in

international settings and multiscale analysis. The successful applicant

will be strongly encouraged to work with one or more related campus units,

including Center for Space Research, Environmental Science Institute,

GIScience Center, and Population Research Center.


Applicants must hold a Ph.D. at the time of appointment, have a proven

research record and clearly defined research agenda, and present evidence

or potential of teaching excellence. Send letter of application,

curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, sample

publications (no more than three), and three letters of reference.


Apply: Dr. Kelley A. Crews-Meyer, Search Committee Chair, Department of

Geography and the Environment, 1 University Station, A3100, Austin, TX

78712. Questions may be directed to her at kacm@uts.cc.utexas.edu or

512.232.5909. Review of applications commences October 16, 2006. A

criminal background check will be conducted. The University of Texas is an

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer.