Apply before: 20 January 2024
20 January 2024
The Department Head will maintain high standards for research, grantsmanship, teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, faculty mentorship, and service, including an emphasis on recruitment and retention, alumni relations, and fundraising. The successful candidate will be a role model for our department, a dynamic leader, and an advocate for the department both internally and externally to NMSU. The Department Head should be committed to nurturing an environment that respects differences in culture, age, gender, race, ethnicity, physical ability, gender identity, and religious affiliation. Applicants should share this commitment to fostering DEI excellence to create a welcoming and supporting environment in the classroom, department, and university. Candidates must have a Ph.D., have attained academic tenure or the equivalent, and preferably be a Full Professor or be qualified for promotion to this level at the time of application. Strong management skills are important, as is effective communication and having a vision for the future of the department in the face of a changing job market for our graduates. Previous experience as a Department Head in an academic program and field-based research interests are strongly desired.
Additional information about the department can be found at geology.nmsu.edu. Please contact the search chair Jeff Amato (email@example.com) for questions.
For a more comprehensive view and to apply, please visit: http://careers.nmsu.edu/cw/en-us/job/498871. All application materials must be submitted electronically. Closing date: January 20, 2024.
NMSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.
New Mexico State University
Nancy J. McMillan, AOJN
Department Head, Geological Sciences