Assistant Professor of Meteorology

University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, University of North Carolina at Charlotte


The University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Department of Geography and Earth Sciences is recruiting a tenure-track, assistant professor in atmospheric dynamics for appointment on 15 August 2014.  The successful candidate will contribute to the atmospheric component of our graduate and undergraduate programs in the geographical and natural sciences.  Candidates with research interests in atmospheric dynamics (including mesoscale, synoptic, boundary layer, and/or climate dynamics) as well as broad interests in global change, sustainability, human-environment interactions, natural hazards, and/or geospatial and analysis are encouraged to apply.  Required qualifications include:  1) a doctoral degree in atmospheric science, meteorology, or a closely related field at the time of appointment;  2) the ability to develop and maintain an externally-funded research program;  3) the ability to contribute to undergraduate and graduate curricula consistent with departmental needs;  and 4) the ability to contribute to the department's interdisciplinary mission.  UNC Charlotte is an AA/EOE and ADVANCE institution.  Applications from women, minorities, and other underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged.  All applications are subject to criminal background check.  A full description of the position and application details can be found at  Review of applications will begin 15 November 2013 and continue until the position is filled.  For more information, contact Dr. Matthew Eastin at 704-687-5914, or [email protected], or view our department website at http://www.