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Tenured Professor in Geographic Information Science and Dangermond Endowed Chair

Tenured Professor in Geographic Information Science and Dangermond Endowed Chair

Job #JPF01573

  • College of Letters & Science – Mathematical, Life, and Physical Sciences – Geography

Recruitment Period

Open date: October 10th, 2019

Next review date: Monday, Dec 16, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Description

The University of California, Santa Barbara, Department of Geography invites applications for the Jack and Laura Dangermond Endowed Chair in Geography. This will be a Tenured faculty position at the level of Associate or Full Professor in Geographic Information Science, with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2020. The Department is looking for an individual with active research and teaching interests in Geographic Information Science (GIScience). The successful candidate will be broadly trained with interdisciplinary experience and a commitment to disciplines directly relevant to GIScience. We are particularly interested in applicants who have made and will continue to make significant contributions to either the modeling, representation, retrieval, integration, visualization, and/or analysis of spatial data.

Responsibilities of faculty members generally include teaching at undergraduate and/or graduate levels, recruitment, supervision, and mentorship of graduate students, participation in university service and professional activities, and the development of an actively funded research program of the highest quality. Only applicants with a PhD in an appropriate field at the time of application will be considered. Applicants with a record of research and professional activity commensurate with a tenured appointment will be given preference. A demonstrated record of excellence in research, and a record of (or potential for) outstanding teaching are desired. Successful candidates will have a record of collaborative research, and will be able to leverage synergies within the Department of Geography. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service as appropriate to the position.

Applications should be submitted electronically, and must include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research
  • Statement of Teaching
  • Statement of Contribution to Diversity (Optional)
  • Applicants will need to provide contact information for 3 references

Diversity, equity, and inclusion are core values at UC Santa Barbara. Our excellence can only be fully realized by faculty, students, and staff who share our commitment to these values. The department encourages all applicants to submit a Statement of Contributions to Diversity addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and service.

Applications received by December 16, 2019 will be given priority consideration, but the position will remain open until filled. To apply please visit: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/apply/JPF01573

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job location

Santa Barbara, CA

Requirements

Document requirements

  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity – Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.
    (Optional)

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements

  • 3-4 required (contact information only)
Part Time Limited Application Programmer Position for Geography

Recruitment Period

Open date: July 25th, 2019 (Pacific Time)

 

Next review date:Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Thursday, Aug 22, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)

Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

 

Description

The Department of Geography at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for an Application Programmer to work with the UCSB based research team to design an app for data collection. Builds an Android-based application to capture, record, and transfer heart rate and audio clips from a smartwatch in an non-networked (no-cloud) setting. Designs and constructs a robust and durable in-situ data transfer system (no cloud capabilities). Conducts quality assurance and debugging processes on watch app.

Basic qualifications: The minimum qualifications required – Prior Experience in App Design. Prior Experience in QA processes and debugging, data storage, and experience working with mobile environments in particular with smartwatches and tablets. .

An optional statement of Contributions to Diversity will be used to check applicants contributions to diversity. These statements will be evaluated on experience with the development of effective teaching strategies for the educational advancement of students from under-represented groups, experience teaching at a minority-serving institution, and a record of successfully teaching minority students or students with disabilities.

To apply, please go to the following link: jobs.ucsb.edu/applicants/193945

Applicants should submit a cover letter and curriculum vitae. Applicants should also provide contact information only for three references. The posting will remain open until August 22, 2019 to accommodate department needs. Appointments for fall quarter are usually reviewed in September, winter quarter in November, and for spring quarter in February (if applicable). The pool will close on August 22, 2019; if you would like to
continue to be considered after that time, and the pooled position is advertised again, you will need to submit a new application.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other
characteristic protected by law.

Job location

Santa Barbara, CA

 

Requirements

Document requirements

  • Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

How to apply

  1. Create an ApplicantID
  2. Provide required information and documents
  3. If any, provide required reference information

Get started: press Apply Now

The University of California Santa Barbara is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. You have the right to an equal employment opportunity.
For more information about your rights, see the EEO is the Law Supplement.
The University of California Santa Barbara is committed to providing Annual Security Reports.

Part Time Lecturer Position in Geography

Recruitment Period

Open date: February 25th, 2019

 

Next review date: April 1st, 2019

Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: October 31st, 2019

Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

 

Description

The Department of Geography at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for a pool of qualified temporary lecturers to teach course(s) in The Department of Geography for the upcoming openings. Screening of applicants is ongoing and will continue as needed. The number of positions varies from quarter to quarter, depending on the needs of the department. Positions
percentage times may range. The salary is based on UC’s salary scales and dependent upon qualifications.

Main duties include teaching upper-division and lower-division courses. The candidate should be interested and experienced in teaching in lab and lecturer-oriented classes.

Basic qualifications: The minimum qualifications required to be an applicant are 2 years of teaching experience in any area of Geography and all requirements for the PhD except for dissertation to be completed at time of application.

Additional qualifications: PhD in Geography or related field (required at the time Summer 2019 session begins on June 24, 2019).

Preferred qualifications: Experience teaching in one or more areas of physical or human geography, or geographic information science.

The department of Geography is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through research, teaching and service. The department strongly supports the University’s commitment to diversity and all applicants are encouraged to submit a statement of their contributions in this area as applicable.

To apply, please go to the following link: https://recruit.ap.ucsb.edu/JPF01479

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae and teaching evaluations. Applicants should also provide contact information only for three references. The posting will remain open until October 31, 2019 to accommodate department needs. Appointments for fall quarter are usually reviewed in September, winter quarter in November, and for spring quarter in February (if applicable). The pool will close on October 31, 2019; if you would like to
continue to be considered after that time, and the pooled position is advertised again, you will need to submit a new application.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other
characteristic protected by law.

Job location

Santa Barbara, CA

 

Requirements

Document requirements

  • Curriculum Vitae – Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Misc / Additional – Teaching Evaluations

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity – Statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through research, teaching, and/or service.
    (Optional)

Reference requirements

  • 3 required (contact information only)

How to apply

  1. Create an ApplicantID
  2. Provide required information and documents
  3. If any, provide required reference information

Get started: press Apply Now

The University of California Santa Barbara is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. You have the right to an equal employment opportunity.
For more information about your rights, see the EEO is the Law Supplement.
The University of California Santa Barbara is committed to providing Annual Security Reports.