Assistant Professor Geography/GIS

Tarleton State University is accepting applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Geography/GIS/Geospatial Intelligence, to help launch and establish TSU’s new major in Geography/GIS.

Applicants must have a doctoral degree in geography, geospatial science, or a closely related field.
Essential Duties:
Teach undergraduate courses in human geography and GIS.
Mentor and advise students in the new geography/GIS major.
Curriculum and course development, including the ability to create a new “pre-GIS” course.
Minimum Qualifications:
PhD in Geography or closely related field
Commitment to and demonstration of being able to teach difficult concepts of GIS to students with no CS and/or GIS background.
Preferred Qualifications and Training:
Expertise and experience in the area of geospatial intelligence, with the knowledge and ability to teach upper-level courses in geospatial intelligence, supervise/mentor/advise students who wish to specialize in the area of geospatial intelligence.

Preliminary informal meetings about the position will be conducted at the AAG annual meeting in San Francisco on March 29th and 30th. Please contact Dr. Kelly Lemmons to schedule a meeting time: lemmons@tarleton.edu

More information can be found at: https://jobs.tarleton.edu/postings/5214