Research Professor – Naval Postgraduate School

Research Professor Assistant/Associate/Full
Department of Oceanography
Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA

The Oceanography Department of the Naval Postgraduate School invites applications for a research faculty member with expertise and a strong history of work in physical oceanography, student advising, and scientific writing. The appointment could be at the level of research assistant, associate, or full professor.

The Oceanography (OC) Department is part of the Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. We are seeking a colleague to join our vibrant OC Department, which has a long history of excellence in physical oceanography, ocean acoustics, high latitude and global ocean dynamics, ocean / sea ice analysis and prediction, ocean waves and turbulence, and nearshore processes. The OC Department has strong research infrastructure, such as facilities and vessels located in close proximity to the Monterey Bay, an experienced group of technical staff, access to on-campus and DOD high performance computational (HPC) resources, and an exceptional and highly research motivated student body. The OC department promotes basic and applied research as well as interdisciplinary activities, and encourages research collaborations with industry, academia, and ocean science institutions located around the bay, and around the world.

NPS is a federal institution within the U.S. Department of Defense that awards MS and PhD degrees. The student body is composed of U.S. and international military officers from all services, as well as federal employees.

Minimum qualifications:

  • A doctorate degree in an oceanography, engineering or related field;
  • Demonstrated publication record, commensurable to the applied position;
  • Must currently hold or be eligible for a Secret clearance;
  • U.S. citizenship required.

A letter of application including CV, statement of research interests, and names of three references should be sent by April 20, 2018 to:

Dr. Jamie MacMahan
Department of Oceanography
Naval Postgraduate School
Monterey, CA 93943

Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience based on federal government Administrative Determined (AD) pay scale including locality adjustments. The Naval Postgraduate School is an equal opportunity employer. For additional information about NPS, please refer to the website at . Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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