Essential Job Functions / Responsibilities
The specialist will be responsible for developing spatial analysis exercises, teaching spatial analysis exercise sessions, providing data, methodology, and technical support to students and faculty working on problems with a spatial analysis component, and managing a research GIS Lab, including supervising to students working in the lab and maintaining and upgrading hardware and software in the GIS lab.
Applicants should have a master’s degree in Geographic Information Science, Master’s in Geography with at least 6 related credit courses, or be a PhD candidate with at least 6 related credit courses. We seek applicants with 3+ years experience applying geospatial analysis in research or real-world projects, proficiency ESRI ArcGIS Desktop 10.3 or above and ArcGIS Online, experience with spatial statistics software (e.g., GeoData), and some teaching experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Experience administering ArcGIS Online, experience with ArcGIS for Server, using mapping or survey grade GNSS handhelds, Python.
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please submit a cover letter, resume/curriculum vitae, graduate school transcript, and two references with contact information with your online application. For full consideration, applications must be received by June 8, 2017.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the hire is complete.
We accept only online applications.
For more specific information about the position and how to apply visit: https://jobs.carleton.edu/postings/3177
Start Date: August 1, 2017
Carleton College is an AA/EEO employer. We are committed to developing our staff to better reflect the diversity of our student body and American society. Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.