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The Department of Geosciences at Utah State University (USU), Logan, invites applications for an academic-year (9-month), tenure-track Assistant Professor position in lithospheric dynamics and evolution, anticipated to begin August 2022. We seek candidates who combine geophysical, geochemical, and/or geological observations to conduct innovative, interdisciplinary, and quantitative investigation of solid-Earth system science. We particularly welcome candidates with research focusing on the physics and physical-state properties of Earth materials, geophysical observation of active lithospheric dynamics, and/or metamorphic/igneous petrology.
Review of applications will begin September 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. For more information, please contact:
Dr. Anthony R. Lowry
Search Committee Chair
The Student Media team in the Student Involvement & Leadership office is accepting applications for an Office Assistant. This is a part-time, hourly position. The Office Assistant will assist with the day-to-day operations of Student Media. The position requires organizational skills and the successful candidate needs to be able to work independently and be a team player.
Student Media is constantly changing, which will impact this position. Because of this, we are looking for someone who is flexible and able to pivot quickly. A successful candidate must be willing to help where needed and learn a variety of skills. This position will work roughly 20 hours per week between 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. mid-August through April, hours during summer may be more flexible.
We seek an energetic, collaborative team player skilled in operating, maintaining, and managing biological engineering laboratory equipment and instrumentation to facilitate the department’s goals.
Hiring for Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner positions for both dish room and serving stations.
U.S. Work Authorization is required. On Campus ACA Variable hours
The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Utah State University (USU) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level. The position will be located on the main Logan campus and will start in August 2022. Applicants should have a PhD in chemistry (or related field) and a background in experimental research in physical chemistry or chemical physics or a closely related field.
The research area is flexible although preference will be given to qualified candidates proposing research programs having a significant physical chemistry or chemical physics component in the following areas: photochemistry (broadly defined); materials/device development/synthesis, especially with application to sustainable-energy research (e.g., solar energy development, energy storage, etc.). Applicants whose proposed research area overlaps with -- but does not duplicate -- existing research areas in the Department are particularly encouraged to apply.
Completed applications will be reviewed starting October 1, 2021. Applications will be considered until the position is filled.
The Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department at Utah State University seeks applicants for two full-time academic year Professional Practice Assistant Professor positions (non-tenure track, open rank). These positions have an anticipated start date of Fall 2021. The primary responsibilities are developing and teaching application-based graduate-level courses in mechanical engineering. Duties include instruction and curriculum development in the master level composite materials and structures engineering, or other relevant mechanical engineering courses as assigned by the department head. In addition, the successful candidates will help the department develop a Master Program in Composite Materials Engineering as part of the Center for Advanced Composite Materials and Structures. The position requires an M.S. or Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering or a closely related field, and a broad range of knowledge in mechanical engineering and composite materials and structures topics. Industrial and/or research laboratory experience is highly desirable.
The Department of Biology (www.biology.usu.edu) invites applications for a 1.0 FTE, 9‐month tenure‐track Assistant Professor position (70% teaching, 25% research, and 5% service) in Biology with an emphasis in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology preferred. The position is at the USU Eastern campus in Price, Utah with an anticipated start date of 1 January 2022.
Two Undergraduate Technicians are needed to evaluate a water resources exhibit named Decisions Downstream at the Natural History Museum of Utah. The Technicians will conduct surveys with museum visitors to evaluate their experience and understanding of water resources decision-making. Students will be trained to administer surveys to museum visitors.
Successful applicants should have an interest in or willingness to learn about art-science exhibits, general public education, public surveys for external evaluation, and/or water resources decision-making.
Additional desired skills include: valid Utah driver’s license to perform essential job responsibilities, such as driving university vehicles and transporting materials, the ability to work independently, and a friendly demeanor with the public. Technicians may also help with data analysis, project synthesis, and paper writing, if desired.
This position is a great opportunity in horticulture, providing public educational resources, and working with Master Gardener volunteers. Flexible schedule, part time/seasonal. Majority of hours will be required during the growing season.
The Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (http://www.mae.usu.edu/) at Utah State University (USU) invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant and Associate Professor levels. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering, or closely related fields. Candidates will be considered at either the assistant or associate professor level. The positions are tenure-track academic year (funded for 9-months) appointments with an anticipated start date of January 2022. Candidates in all areas of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering will be considered. Preference may be given to those with demonstrated expertise in experimental fluid mechanics (including state-ot-the-art optical measurement techniques), or hypersonic flow (including shock influenced chemical reaction in propulsion and boundary layers, hypersonic ionization, and non-equilibrium high-enthalpy flow). In addition to a clear research focus, successful applicants will also have a strong background in engineering fundamentals and will be expected at a minimum to: 1) develop a significant externally funded research program that includes a strong record of peer-reviewed publications and graduate mentorship, 2) effectively teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and 3) actively participate in assigned department and university duties, and demonstrate leadership in relevant technical societies.
Business Communications Teacher
Department of Data Analytics and Information Systems
Jon M. Huntsman School of Business
The Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University seeks an outstanding business communications practitioner with teaching experience who will contribute to the teaching needs of the department in its pursuit of excellence. Reporting to the Data Analytics and Information Systems (DAIS) course coordinator, the successful candidate will teach one or more business communications courses salient to organizations worldwide. This is a semester-by-semester, part-time, non-benefited adjunct position with an anticipated start date of August 2021.
Under the supervision of the Family and Consumer Sciences/4H Extension Agent, the Family & Consumer Sciences Extension Assistant will assist in promoting and organizing educational classes and programming. Experience and skills in Family & Consumer Sciences (home ec) areas mandatory. Must be a self starter and able to work independently with little supervision once instruction is given.
The position is part time and will involve some weekend and evening work. A background check will be mandatory. This position is housed in Tooele, UT.
Electrical Technician Journeyman performs complex work in the efficient installation, maintenance, and repair of fire alarm systems and other electronic systems according to the shops overall responsibilities, with a specified area of expertise. Accomplishes this by applying journeyman skills in conjunction with advanced technical knowledge and the ability to analyze and understand unique project requests. Works as a member of a team on various projects or assignments.
The Center for Student Analytics was created at Utah State University (USU) in 2017 as a way of merging the availability of institutional data to the essential goal of ensuring student success. The Center continues to discover, expose, synthesize and present meaningful, insights into helping USU meet mission-critical areas of focus. Housed within the Division of Academic and Instructional Services (AIS) the Center focuses, coordinating with other offices and departments, on the many parts of the student lifecycle, from recruiting/admissions to graduation/completion.
The position of Director and Senior Data Analyst is the administrative lead of the Center and reports directly to the Vice President for AIS. The Director will (1) apply knowledge and understanding of the scientific discipline of predictive analytics and related technology to the area of student success and institutional outcomes; (2) consult as subject matter expert in the field of student analytics and use technical knowledge to provide, monitor, and customize analytics systems for clients; (3) Create and present training materials as needed and implement projects that inform best university practices that lead to desired student success and institutional outcomes; (4) Oversee the design and implementation of analytics projects in the area of student success and institutional effectiveness that have regional and national relevance and disseminate findings through appropriate channels; and (5) Plan and manage the day-to-day fiscal, administrative, and operational activities of the Center for Student Analytics and its personnel.
The Dean's office in the Huntsman School of Business currently has a full time opening for an Academic Advisor.
The chosen candidate will advise in matters such as pre-registration, general education, major and minor requirements, and articulation of transfer credit. The position will also help build a total Huntsman School experience, including the development of a culture of student ownership of their education, engagement through inside-the-classroom and outside-the-classroom opportunities, and the transition to meaningful careers. Selected candidate will work closely with the assigned academic department and the Dean's office.
The Department of Animal, Dairy and Veterinary Sciences at Utah State University invites applications for a 9-month academic year, non-tenure track appointment as an Equine Lecturer. The role assignment for this position is 95% teaching and 5% service.
The Department of Wildland Resources and USU Ecology Center at Utah State University are seeking applications for a full-time 9-month tenure-track Assistant Professor position in terrestrial Ecosystem Ecology. The position consists of 50% research, 40% teaching, and 10% service, to start August 1, 2022.
The appointed faculty member will develop an externally-funded research program that achieves both a national and international reputation for research and graduate training in the field of terrestrial ecosystem ecology. We are particularly interested in candidates who leverage an understanding of biotic and abiotic processes to scale from plots to landscapes, regions and continents or from individual organisms to higher levels of biological organization. Research areas of interest to the Department include, but are not limited to, the following ecological elements: carbon cycling, biogeochemistry, ecosystem modeling, disturbance and land cover shifts, and trophic interactions.
In addition, we expect that the applicant's research program will include robust translational elements, e.g., ecosystem services, ecological restoration, land management practices (especially public land issues such as fire and grazing), or actionable ecological forecasting.
The Utah Forest Institute at Utah State University is seeking a full-time (or part-time, depending on candidate preference) technical analyst to start during the summer of 2021. Applications will be reviewed starting June 30th, with applications being considered immediately and until the position is filled. The Utah Forest Institute is housed in the S.J. & Jessie E. Quinney College of Natural Resources at Utah State University.
The USU Create Better Health (SNAP-ED) nutrition education program teaches nutrition lessons and cooking skills to low-income adults and youth who are Food Stamp eligible. Utah State University Extension Create Better Health nutrition education program in Wayne County is seeking a qualified individual to work part-time (20 hours per week depending on available grant funding) teaching nutrition and cooking skills to limited income adults and youth who are Food Stamp eligible. Familiarity with Food Stamp procedures and food distribution sites is desirable. Successful applicants will be required to recruit the clients they teach.
The EcoHost position staffs the front desk and public areas of the EcoCenter during the hours that the center is open. This person acts as the face of Swaner by greeting and assisting guests and orienting visitors to the EcoCenter and Preserve. This person will engage guests, answer questions, lead tours, facilitate interpretive nature programs for guests, and attend to the general upkeep of the EcoCenter and exhibits. They will also help with traveling exhibits hosted in the space, special events, and youth education as needed.
This position must be proficient in Spanish in order to assist and interact with Spanish-speaking guests to the EcoCenter.
This position is part-time (7-15 hrs/week) and hours may regularly fall on weekends and occasionally on evenings.