The School of Natural Sciences at California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor level to begin in fall 2019. We seek applicants with a demonstrated commitment to teaching, and with interdisciplinary training in fisheries, population modeling, and/or oceanography. Ideal applicants have a background studying processes driving the distribution, abundance, migrations, and recruitment of marine species in the context of the variability of their abiotic and biotic environment. Applicants who use an array of techniques to answer multidisciplinary questions related to fisheries and climate variability are especially encouraged to apply.
California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is a comprehensive public university committed to serving the diverse people of California, especially the working class, historically underserved, and low-income populations. The university values an educational environment of cultural and linguistic diversity and gender equity; ethical reflection and practice; effective and experimental use of technologies as resources for people and catalysts for learning; and the integration of cross-disciplinary models enabling students, faculty and staff to engage in innovative instruction and coordinated service learning. The curriculum is organized around student learning outcomes. The campus is located on Monterey Bay, 100 miles south of San Francisco.
The School of Natural Sciences at CSUMB offers B.S. degrees in Marine Science, Biology, and Environmental Science, as well as a B.A. in Environmental Studies. An M.S. is also offered in Environmental Science, with a M.S. in Marine Science available through nearby Moss Landing Marine Laboratories. All the programs emphasize the critical thinking and technical skills necessary to develop workable solutions for complex environmental problems. Unique in their approach to linking marine science to management and decision-making, the B.S. in Marine Science and the M.S. in Environmental Science provide students with active learning and applied research in a wide variety of marine systems. CSUMB faculty may also advise students in the Marine Science M.S. program at the Moss Landing Marine Laboratories consortium campus located in Moss Landing, CA (a 20 minute drive north of CSUMB).
Additional position details and application instructions may be found at: https://csumb.peopleadmin.com/postings/4408