Dear MSA-Talk subscribers,
Please note the following advertisement for a faculty position in the
broadly defined field of planetary sciences at Rice University. Spread
the word, consider applying, or encourage interested candidates to apply.
******** The Department of Earth, Environmental, and Planetary Sciences at Rice University is seeking applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Planetary Science. More information and details on how to apply can be found here: EEPS Job Opportunities <https://eeps.rice.edu/eeps-job-opportunities>
We are seeking applications from candidates who work in Planetary
Science broadly defined, with particular interests in planetary
geochemistry, cosmochemistry, astromaterials and astrobiology, as well
as comparative planetology, planet-scale modeling, and planetary
habitability of the solar system and beyond. Applicants using
analytical, remote sensing, sample-based, and modeling approaches are
Successful candidates are expected to establish a vigorous, externally
funded research program, teach core courses and develop undergraduate
and graduate courses within their area of expertise, and be involved in
service to the department, university, and the broader scientific
We particularly welcome applications from individuals with a
demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
All candidates must have earned a Ph.D. degree in Earth, Environmental,
or Planetary Science or a related field by the time of the appointment.
Applicants will be required to submit the following: (1) cover letter;
(2) curriculum vitae; (3) statement of research; (4) statement on
teaching; (5) statement on diversity, mentoring, and outreach (see
and (6) the names, affiliations, and email addresses of at least three
professional references. Details about the department and its facilities
can be found at https://eeps.rice.edu/research. All required application
materials submitted by November 1, 2022 are ensured full consideration.
For questions please contact email@example.com.
Maurice Ewing Professor of Earth Systems Science
Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences
6100 Main Street, MS-126
Houston, TX 77005
Phone: +1-713-348-2664 (office); +1-713-348-2144 (lab)