Overview

UA Little Rock is seeking a tenure-track 9 mo. geographer to serve as Assistant Professor of Geospatial Technologies for a joint appointment in the Departments of History (Geography) and Earth Sciences (Geology). The ideal candidate, through research, teaching, and service, will apply geographic information systems (GIS) and related geospatial technologies to enhance scholarship at UA Little Rock. The candidate will be responsible for providing foundational courses and developing advanced courses for Geography and Earth Sciences.

Additionally, the candidate will collaborate with departments and units across the university to establish and/or enhance geospatial technology curriculum and resources. This position is governed by state and federal laws, and agency/institution policy.

Required Education and/or Experience: Ph.D. in Geography or a related field at the time of appointment.

Application materials must be submitted through the online application system. Additional information about this position and application requirements are available under the Jobs link on the Human Resources’ website at http://ualr.edu/humanresources/. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background and financial history check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication and/or adverse financial history information alone shall not disqualify any applicant in the absence of a relationship to the requirements of the position. Background check information will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.