University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown seeks candidates for a full-time Assistant Professor and Director of Environmental Studies starting Fall 2017. This is a nontenure track appointment, with renewable three-year contracts. PhD in Geography (with an emphasis on Environmental Geography) or Environmental Studies and college teaching experience expected. The Director must demonstrate commitment to experiential learning and developing inter-disciplinary partnerships, as well as supervising student field experiences. Responsible for teaching Introduction to Environmental Studies, Senior Seminar in Environmental Studies, Physical Geography, and other related upper-level courses; academic and career advising; continuing professional development; and college service. Four course load per semester with the opportunity for one course release annually.
Application Process: Send current resume, all official transcripts, and three current reference letters to: William Kory, Environmental Studies Search Chair Department of Geography University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown 450 Schoolhouse Road Johnstown, PA 15904 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org. To receive full consideration, application should be received by January 16, 2017. Review will continue until position is filled. The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their leadership, research, teaching, and/or service to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Vets/Disabled.
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