Texas State University Transfer Achievement Scholarship

Award Amount: $500 to $2,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: March 1, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Texas State University is inviting to the application for the “Transfer – Achievement Scholarship”. Transfer applicants who have earned transferable credit hours from a college or university and have been out of high school for at least one semester are eligible to apply. Transfer Achievement Scholarship will provide an award $500 to $2,000.

Host Institution:

Texas State University is a public research university located in San Marcos, Texas, United States. Established in 1899 as the Southwest Texas State Normal School.It is Provide the necessary services, resources, and infrastructure to support the university’s strategic direction.

Eligibility:

To be eligible, the candidates must meet all the following criteria:

  • All applicants must have cumulative transfer GPA of 3.5.
  • Complete 24 minimum transferable hours.
  • Transferable hours must be posted high school credit hours at an accredited U.S. community college or two-year institution.

Instructions for Applying:

To apply, the applicant can submit an online application through the given link: http://www.txstate.edu/admissions#apply

Award Description:

Texas State University will provide award $500 to $2,000 for the deserving candidate.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.finaid.txstate.edu/scholarships/transfer/achievement.html

Texas State University Assistant Professor – Human Dimensions of Wildlife Biology

Title: Assistant Professor – Human Dimensions of Wildlife Biology

Salary Range: Not Known

Consideration Date: October 1, 2017

Brief Description:

Texas State University is pleased to announce an assistantship program named as o the post of “Assistant Professor – Human Dimensions of Wildlife Biology”. The successful candidate will be expected to teach both graduate and undergraduate field-based courses in the Department of Biology and develop an externally funded research program involving graduate students.

Hosted By:

Texas State University is a public research university located in San Marcos, Texas, United States. Established in 1899 as the Southwest Texas State Normal School, it opened in 1903 to 303 students. Since that time it has grown into the largest institution in the Texas State University System and the fifth-largest university in the state of Texas with an enrollment of over 38,000 students for the 2015 fall semester.

Eligibility:

All applicants must be:

  • Earned Ph.D. in wildlife ecology, biology, environmental education, or related areas. Wildlife ecology, biology, environmental education, or related areas may include the terminal degree in majors that include the words aquatic, ecology, biology, or biological. Note: there are dozens of majors in wildlife/education and related areas. We have listed the most common words that would apply here.
  • A record of peer-reviewed publications in human dimensions of natural resources
  • Postdoctoral (or equivalent) experience.
  • Demonstration of research experience.
  • A record of externally funded research in human dimensions such as wildlife/conservation outreach, stakeholder engagement, and application of theoretical and empirical findings to real-world, contemporary problems.
  • Experience in outreach/human dimensions research complementing the research strengths of the department.

How to Apply:

If you are interested to be applying for the assistantship program, go through the given link: https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/login

Supporting Documents:

The Assistantship application is comprised of:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Examples of Recent Publications

Optional Documents

  • DD 214/DD1300
  • Veteran’s Preference
  • Examples of Recent Publications
  • Examples of Recent Publications
  • Examples of Recent Publications
  • Examples of Recent Publications

More Information:

https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/20700

Texas State University Assistant Professor Geography/Geomorphology

Title: Assistant Professor, Geography/Geomorphology

Salary Range: Not Known

Consideration Date: October 1, 2017

Brief Description:

The Texas State University seeks applications for Assistant Professor, Geography/Geomorphology in Department of Geography. Duties will include the ability to teach courses in support of our undergraduate and graduate programs, including introductory and advanced courses in geomorphology and physical geography. The position includes maintaining an active research agenda and advising Masters/Ph.D. students.

Hosted By:

Texas State University is a public research university located in San Marcos, Texas, United States. Established in 1899 as the Southwest Texas State Normal School, it opened in 1903 to 303 students. Since that time it has grown into the largest institution in the Texas State University System and the fifth-largest university in the state of Texas with an enrollment of over 38,000 students for the 2015 fall semester.

Eligibility:

You are encouraged to apply if you are

  • A Ph.D. degree in geography, earth/environmental sciences, or a related field, is required by time of appointment.
  • The ability to develop a strong and active research agenda in geomorphology is required.
  • A demonstrated record of publishing peer-reviewed scholarship in geomorphology is required.
  • The ability to teach courses in support of our undergraduate and graduate programs, including introductory and advanced courses in geomorphology and physical geography is required.

How to Apply:

If you are interested in this job opportunity, you may go through the given link to apply: https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/login

Supporting Documents:

  • A letter of application outlining their research agenda, teaching an experience and career goal that meets the required and preferred qualifications as stated above
  • Up-to-date curriculum vitae
  • At least one sample of published scholarship in geomorphology
  • Course teaching evaluations (if available)
  • The name, e-mail address, and telephone number of three references

Optional Documents

  • DD 214/DD1300
  • Veteran’s Preference
  • Statement of Research Interests
  • Evidence of Teaching Experience/Evaluations

More Information:

https://jobs.hr.txstate.edu/postings/20395