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GIS Library Outreach Liaison/Inst. Asst. Prof. [R-004672]

Galveston, TX, USA
The Jack K. Williams Library at Texas A&M University at Galveston (TAMUG) invites applications for a full-time, 12-month GIS Library Outreach Liaison with joint appointment as an Instructional Assistant Professor in the Department of Marine Sciences. Academic Professional Track Faculty are full and valued members of the professorial community whose contracts offer stability after promotion. The campus policy on promotion and tenure that identifies professional track faculty can be found at:
The successful candidate will have earned a masterís degree in a GIS-related discipline or field. The position will report to the Director of Williams Library with input on teaching responsibilities by the Head of the Department of Marine Sciences. The successful candidate will teach three (3) GIS courses per academic year in the Department of Marine Sciences and provide support for GIS in that department. The successful candidate will provide collection, research and discovery support for students, faculty and staff through the Library. The individual selected is expected to:

The appointment is at TAMUG, a branch campus of TAMU College Station, with comprehensive emphasis on education and research related to the ocean. With approximately 2,300 students, the campus offers a wide spectrum of ocean-based programs to students, including Marine Biology, Marine Sciences, Maritime Administration, Maritime Transportation, Marine Engineering Technology, Ocean Engineering, the Texas Maritime Academy, and a small fleet of vessels devoted to supporting ocean-related programs.

Applications should be submitted via the Workday system and should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a list of three references (including postal addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses).

External applicants:
Internal applicants:
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The anticipated start date is January 2nd, 2019. We are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of TAMUGís academic community. All individuals, including individuals with disabilities and veterans, are encouraged to apply. For more information about the position, contact the Director of the Library, Dr. David R. Baca, by email (

All non-tenure track positions are subject to budgetary availability, student enrollment needs, programmatic needs and turnover rates. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check. The Texas A&M System is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

Notice of Non-discrimination:

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Po Box 1675
Galveston, TX, 77553-1675 USA
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