The University of Wyoming invites diverse applicants to consider our employment opportunities. We are also especially interested in candidates who have experience working with diverse populations and/or diverse initiatives.
·A Ph.D. in a relevant discipline
·High potential for establishing an extramurally funded research program, including basic and applied research
·Strong publication record
·High potential for effective teaching
We particularly seek candidates with expertise in movement modeling, including statistical models and simulation approaches, or other computationally intense methods, to analyze large data sets of animal movement data. Additional preferred qualifications include expertise in relating animal movement to large-scale landscapes through the application of remote sensing or other GIS approaches. Preference will be given to candidates with prior research experience in the migration ecology of ungulates. Experience and interest in collaborating with state and federal wildlife managers, and other stakeholders, to advance the conservation and management of ungulate herds is also desirable. Finally, candidates will be evaluated based on quality of publications in the peer-reviewed scientific literature and preference will be given to those who demonstrate university-level teaching experience as the instructor of record.
Welcome to Laramie
The University of Wyoming is located in Laramie, a town of 30,000 in the heart of the Rocky Mountain West. The state of Wyoming continues to invest in its university, helping to make it a leader in academics, research and outreach. The university has state-of-the-art facilities in many areas and the community provides the advantages of a major university.
Located in a high mountain valley near the Colorado border, Laramie offers both outstanding recreational opportunities and close proximity to Colorado’s Front Range, a bustling group of metropolitan cities including Denver, Boulder, and Fort Collins. This beautiful mountain landscape offers outdoor enjoyment in all seasons, with over 300 days of sunshine annually. For more information about the region, please visit http://visitlaramie.org
How to apply
Complete on-line application and upload the following as one PDF document: Cover letter, Curriculum vitae, Contact information for three work-related references, Statement of research vision, Statement of teaching philosophy, Statement about the applicant’s commitment and ability to work with and include diverse participants in science education and scholarship.