Location: SCSU Main Campus, 720 Fourth Avenue South, St. Cloud MN 56301
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Employment Condition: Probationary
The responsibilities of the successful candidate will include:
Teaching across the spectrum of courses in an undergraduate meteorology program particularly focused on weather analysis and forecasting
Pursuing research and scholarly activity that includes undergraduate student participation
Participating in interdisciplinary projects that may include, but are not limited to, scientific computing, hydrology, engineering, or environmental science
Contributions to the Department’s Liberal Education course offerings
Ph.D. completed by date of appointment in meteorology, atmospheric science, or related area
Active interest in the current weather and interest in teaching courses related to weather analysis and forecasting education
Demonstrated commitment to undergraduate education
Evidence of demonstrated ability to teach and work with persons from culturally diverse backgrounds
University-level teachilng experience, particularly in course work related to weather analysis and forecasting
Interest in engaging and informing the campus community on current weather conditions and forecasts
Experience with Python programming, data visualization, numerical modeling, or applied statistics
Research interests related to operational weather forecasting
Experience engaging undergraduates in research projects
Founded in 1869, St. Cloud State is an award-winning regional public university and proud member of the Minnesota State Universities & Colleges system. The 100-acre campus is about an hour northwest of Minneapolis and St. Paul, along the oak-crowned west bank of the Mississippi River. St. Cloud State students prepare for life, work and citizenship by exploring the world around them and making it better. St. Cloud State employees value active and applied learning, community engagement, sustainability, and global and cultural understanding. These commitments complement more than 200 majors, minors and pre-professional programs, 60 graduate programs and 250 student clubs and organizations. St. Cloud State began as a normal school in 1869 and became St. Cloud State Teachers College in 1921. Bachelor’s degrees were first offered in 1925. Master’s degrees debuted in 1957. In 1975, the institution became St. Cloud State University. In recent years, the University added applied doctoral programs in Higher Education Administration and Educational Administration and Leadership. A diverse mix of students from Midwestern towns and U.S. metropolitan areas are learning alongside more than 1,000 international students from about 80 nations.
Help people achieve their educational dreams. We are looking for diverse people with passion, who are engaged, serious in the work of helping those who strive and desire a college education to achieve their goals.
Desired Start Date: 08/17/2021
Internal Number: 2471
About Saint Cloud State University
St. Cloud State prepares students for life, work and citizenship in the 21st century. In our rigorous academic programs, students apply their knowledge in real-world settings. Our 200 academic programs, 60 graduate degrees and education abroad choices on six continents emphasize hands-on learning through community engagement and close interaction with professors. Couple that with support from the Career Services Center and you have a clear path to a career. Our 100-acre campus is between downtown St. Cloud and the Beaver Islands, a group of more than 30 islands that form a natural maze for a two-mile stretch of the Mississippi River.