Job ID: 181665

Associate or Full Professor- NOAA CESSRST

City College of New York

  • Mar. 16, 2022
  • Associate or Full Professor- NOAA CESSRST
  • NOAA-Cooperative Earth System Sciences and Remote Sensing Technologies (NOAACESSRST) Center
  • City College of New York
    New York, NY
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Environmental Sciences/Ecology/Forestry
    Earth Sciences
    Sciences - General

Job Title: Associate or Full Professor- NOAA CESSRST

Job ID: 23847

Location: City College of New York

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


The City College of New York has an opening at the Associate or Full Professor rank for a nationally and internationally recognized candidate in the area of Remote Sensing applications to Earth System Sciences, focusing on one or more topical areas related to Coastal Waters and Resiliency, Atmosphere/Weather/Air Quality, and Water Prediction/Ecosystem services. The successful candidate must demonstrate broad expertise in the state-of-the-art remote sensing techniques and technologies and applications. The candidate must have an extensive record of publication and funding, demonstrated capacity to lead major interdisciplinary research and investigative projects, as well as a record of collaboration with major national and international agencies. There also must be evidence that the candidate will continue to actively serve as a leading scholar in his/her academic field, and serves as a senior lead scientist in NOAA-Cooperative Earth System Sciences and Remote Sensing Technologies (NOAACESSRST) Center. In that capacity the candidate is expected to:

  • Working with NOAA CESSRST Center affiliates to develop research projects in alignment with NOAA and Center missions.

  • Leading the achievement and assessment of the NOAA CESSRST Research Plan

  • Maintain an outstanding record of research accomplishment

  • Facilitate and coordinate scientific research between NOAA, other Federal/State agencies, and Industry and the NOAA CESSRST Center.

  • Develop major research proposals

  • Teach courses in both undergraduate as well as graduate levels in topics related to Earth System science and engineering and Remote Sensing

  • Engage in mentoring CESSRST students and postdoctoral fellows.

Depending on the qualification and background, the successful candidate will be homed in an appropriate department in the Science Division or Grove School of Engineering at The City College of New York, NY.


Candidates must possess a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in a relevant science or engineering field, with at least 6 years of experience with a distinguished record as evidenced by publications and research funding of extensive experience in leading research in Earth system sciences with the emphasis on remote sensing. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.


CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs.  We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


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Applications, including the following must be uploaded to the CUNYfirst job application website as a single PDF document:

  1. Cover Letter

  2. Curriculum Vitae

  3. Statement of Research Goals

  4. Letter of Interest and Qualifications


Open until filled with review of applications to start on April 1, 2022.


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