The Department of Earth and Environmental Studies invites applications for a full-time (10-month) tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Sustainability Science. Applicants with expertise in areas including but not limited to urban sustainability, urban design and regional planning, climate change mitigation and adaptation, industrial ecology, renewable energy, carbon auditing, and life cycle assessment, are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will develop a vigorous externally funded research program and have a strong commitment to excellence in teaching. The candidate will be expected to play a critical role in our bachelors, masters, and professional science masters programs in Sustainability Science, and contribute to teaching and mentoring in our Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, and Environmental Management bachelors, masters, and doctoral programs. Teaching responsibilities will include introductory courses as well as upper-level undergraduate and graduate courses within the applicant’s areas of expertise. Service to the department, university, and larger professional community is also expected.
Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. in sustainability science, environmental science, urban planning, geosciences, geography, resource management, or other appropriate field, a record of peer-reviewed scholarship in sustainability, and evidence of potential for success in grant activity. Post-doctoral experience is desirable.
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