Major Duties: - Teach, conduct research and publish in GIScience/Cartography.- Expertise in UAV applications.- Expectations include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in geospatial technology, geovisualization, photogrammetry, remote sensing, quantitative methods, and other introductory and advanced geography courses. - Additional expectations include an active research program as evidenced by publications, and supported by external funding.- Serve on graduate student thesis committees as well as other department, college, and university committees.
Minimum Qualifications: - PhD. in Geography or related field with specialization in GIScience/Cartography from an accredited institution.
Internal Number: 352_56228
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.