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Posting number: 150507
Closes: May 31, 2016

The Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Oregon is soliciting applications for limited duration teaching and/or research appointments that are part time or short term, (contracts not to exceed one year). Possibility of renewal up to a total of three years, depending on needs, funding, and performance.

Examples include summer instructors, academic year instructors, research assistants or associates, postdoctoral fellows, and field research assistants. Research assistants conduct research under direction of a principal investigator; postdoctoral research associates conduct research under the direction of a faculty member for the purpose of acquiring research training; research associates conduct research with only general guidance.

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in geology or related area required (for certain positions); Ph.D. preferred (required for research associate and postdoctoral positions).

Please send vita and letter of interest to: Head, Department of Geological Sciences, indicate posting # 150507, 1272 University of Oregon, Eugene OR 97403-1272. Applications accepted through May 31, 2016. Applications will be accepted on a continuing basis and screening of applications will take place as positions become available and continue until positions are filled.

The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply, and does not discrimination on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status. Hires from this pool may require background checks.