Campus Description: Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff, including those employed at Stony Brook Medicine, Suffolk County's only academic medical center and tertiary care provider. The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs utilizing state-of-the-art facilities such as the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider, the National Synchrotron Light Source, and the Center for Functional Nanomaterials, and the NewYorkBlue IBM BG/L+P supercomputer, owned by Stony Brook and managed by BNL. Stony Brook is a partner in managing the Laboratory for the Department of Energy, and is the largest institutional scientific user of BNL facilities. As such, many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments can be arranged.
Descriptive Title: Assistant Professor (2 Positions) REF#: F-8297-13-11
Budget Title: same as above Faculty Position
Department: School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS) Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
THIS POSTING IS NOT CURRENT !!!

Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in atmospheric sciences or related field. Demonstrated excellence in research and a strong commitment to teaching.
Preferred Qualifications: A strong publication record related to the position advertisement.

Responsibilities & Requirements: The School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS) at Stony Brook University invites applications for two tenure track positions in Atmospheric Science to begin as early as Fall 2014. We welcome applicants focusing on extreme weather and regional climate change. In particular, applicants should contribute towards improving the physical understanding of extreme weather (e.g., tropical cyclones, severe convection, flooding), novel ways to do regional climate downscaling for extreme weather, or the application of remote sensing to address these issues. Stony Brook has active research efforts to improve understanding and prediction of coastal storms, convective systems, storm surge, seasonal variability, and climate.

The Assistant Professor is expected to carry out an independent research program, attract external grant support for independent and collaborative projects, support and foster the development of graduate students, contribute to teaching activities at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and participate in School and University service.

The School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS) at Stony Brook University invites applications for two tenure track positions in Atmospheric Science to begin as early as Fall 2014. We welcome applicants focusing on extreme weather and regional climate change. In particular, applicants should contribute towards improving the physical understanding of extreme weather (e.g., tropical cyclones, severe convection, flooding), novel ways to do regional climate downscaling for extreme weather, or the application of remote sensing to address these issues. Stony Brook has active research efforts to improve understanding and prediction of coastal storms, convective systems, storm surge, seasonal variability, and climate. For additional information about SoMAS, please visit: http://www.somas.stonybrook.edu.

Special Notes: These are tenure track positions. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated start date: Fall 2014. **Applications should be submitted by January 15, 2014 for full consideration.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure: Candidates should submit a PDF version of a CV, a letter of introduction which conveys the candidate's teaching philosophy and proposed research plans, names and contact information of three references, and a State employment application (All application materials should be uploaded electronically, utilizing the Blue Resources box at the bottom of the posting).

Alternatively, the above listed materials may be mailed to:

Paulette Gerber
Assistant Professor (8297) Search
School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences
145 Endeavour Hall
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-5000


Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 01/31/2014**, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

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Posting Date: 11/10/2013
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