Pomona College 1-Year Faculty Position in Sedimentary Geology

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The Geology Department at Pomona College, the founding member of The Claremont Colleges, invites applications for a 1-year sabbatical replacement position beginning July 1, 2019 to teach courses and assist with senior thesis supervision.

We seek a candidate eager to interact with talented undergraduates in a liberal arts college environment where teaching and research are emphasized. Teaching responsibilities are expected to include Sedimentology and Earth History, each with lab, plus Introductory Geology and one other non-lab course determined through discussion between the candidate and department.


Pomona College is an equal opportunity employer, and we especially invite applications from women and  members of under-represented groups. The successful candidate will have experience working with students  from diverse backgrounds and a demonstrated commitment to improving higher education for underrepresented students.


Applicants should e-mail to GeoFacSearch@pomona.edu a dossier including 1) a letter of interest, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) a brief statement of teaching philosophy, 4) a summary of research plans, and 5) undergraduate and graduate transcripts. Applicants should arrange to have two letters of reference sent directly to the search e-mail address. Hard copies of materials may be mailed to Geology Faculty Search, c/o Lori Keala, GeologyDepartment, 185 E. Sixth Street, Claremont, CA 91711.


Web address: https://www.pomona.edu/academics/departments/geology; refer questions to Dr. Eric Grosfils (e-mail: egrosfils@pomona.edu; 909-621-8673). Review of completed applications will begin July 1st, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.