Position Title: Geosciences: Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Open Rank)

Department: School of Geosciences

Responsibilities: The School of Geosciences at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette invites applications for an open-rank position in Petroleum Geology. The rank of this position will be determined based on qualifications. The successful candidate will be expected to put together a large and dynamic research program in the area of Petroleum Geology and will mentor students at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses such as stratigraphy, sedimentary petrology, and subsurface mapping. Experience in the petroleum industry will be a great advantage.


The successful applicant must have a Ph.D. (substantial post-doctoral and/or industry experience is preferred) and demonstrated academic and/or industry teaching and research experience in Sedimentary Geology, Stratigraphy, or a closely-related field that focuses on Petroleum Geology.

Please attach the following documents as a single PDF file an application letter, CV, separate statements of teaching and research interests, and the names and contact information (post and email) of five references.

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