GSO is searching for a Professor of Oceanography with a focus on exploration

The Graduate School of Oceanography (GSO) at the University of Rhode Island invites applications for the position of Professor of Oceanography whose primary focus will be exploration that integrates ship-based field programs, innovative technology development (with emphasis on autonomous systems), and broad-based educational outreach activities.

Located on the water’s edge at URI’s Narragansett Bay Campus, GSO is the state’s center for marine studies, research and outreach. The successful applicant will assume a
leadership role as co-P.I. in the recently funded, 5-year NOAA Ocean Exploration Cooperative Institute led by GSO with its institutional partners, the University of New Hampshire, the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and the University of Southern Mississippi. The applicant is expected to develop externally funded research programs, advise graduate students, and teach undergraduate and graduate courses.

Application review will begin January 11, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

Visit the URI jobs website to apply and view complete details for the posting (F00174), including the full position description, required and preferred qualifications, and application instructions. URI is an AA/EEOD employer and values diversity.