earth science lecturer


Earth science lecturers are subject professors, teachers, or lecturers who instruct students who have obtained an upper secondary education diploma in their own specialised field of study, earth science, which is predominantly academic in nature. They work with their university research assistants and university teaching assistants in preparation of lectures and of exams, grading papers and exams and leading review and feedback sessions for the students. They also conduct academic research in their field of earth science, publish their findings and liaise with other university colleagues.

Alternative label

  • geoscience lector

  • professor of earth science

  • earth science lector

  • geology lecturer

  • senior lecturer in earth sciences

  • geoscience professor

  • instructor in earth sciences

  • professor of geography

  • geology professor

  • earth science instructor

  • geoscience teacher

  • university earth sciences lecturer

  • geoscience instructor

  • lecturer in earth science

  • university lecturer in earth sciences

  • geography professor

  • earth science teacher

  • lecturer in geoscience

  • professor of geology

  • earth sciences professor

  • geography lecturer

  • higher education earth sciences teacher

  • specialist lecturer in earth sciences

  • lecturer of earth sciences

  • geoscience lecturer

  • lecturer in earth sciences

  • lecturer of geoscience

  • earth science docent

  • earth science professor

  • geoscience docent

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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