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How to Apply

In order to apply, send a cover letter, CV and a list of references to: Professor Dr. Jacob Napieralski jnapiera@umich.edu. Please include “Geology/GIS-Remote Sensing Lecture I Application (2017)” in the subject line of the e-mail.

Job Summary

The University of Michigan – Dearborn (UM-Dearborn) is one of three campuses of the University of Michigan. UM-Dearborn is a comprehensive university offering high quality undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education to residents of southeastern Michigan and attracts more than 9,000 students. Faculty and students have the opportunity to collaborate across all three campuses in research and scholarly activity. UM-Dearborn is located ten miles west of Detroit and thirty-five miles east of Ann Arbor. The campus is strategically located on 200 suburban acres of the original Henry Ford Estate in the Greater Detroit Metropolitan region.

The University of Michigan-Dearborn Department of Natural Sciences is seeking instructors to teach courses in geodesy and geographic information systems (GIS) in summer and fall of 2017.  A Master's degree in geology or GIS with a strong background in environmental and spatial sciences is required.  Professional experience in geospatial fields is preferred.  The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of Geology and GIS/Remote Sensing along with experience teaching undergraduate students in both classroom and laboratory/field settings.

Required Qualifications*

A Master's degree in geology or GIS with a strong background in environmental and spatial sciences is required. 

Union Affiliation

This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks.  Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.