The Geosciences Center at the National Autonomous University of Mexico invites applications for Assistant Professor/Researcher Position with expertise in Paleoseismology and Neotectonics. Applicants are required to have a PhD, basic knowledge of Spanish (no fluency is needed), and expertise in field-based Paleoseismology or closely related fields. Applicants with some experience in Landslides effects and evaluation are particularly encouraged.
The position will be awarded as tenure-track depending on applicant qualifications. The successful applicant will teach high-quality graduate and undergraduate courses including paleoseismology and neotectonics, and will participate in already funded projects as well as seek new funding. The successful applicant will also supervise graduate students.
Submit a cover letter describing your interest in the position, current CV, statements of Teaching and Research Interests, and contact information for three professional references, to:
Dr. Gerardo Carrasco, firstname.lastname@example.org
Director Centro de Geociencias, UNAM
Campus Juriquilla, Querétaro, Qro. Mexico
For further information see http://www.geociencias.unam.mx or email Dr. Ramon Zúñiga at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin February 15, 2012, and the position will remain open until filled.
About the Geosciences Center at UNAM
The Geosciences Center at the National Autonomous University of Mexico is located in the central state of Queretaro, Mexico, where the southern extension of the Basin and Range province meets the Northern Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt.