One-year position in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Furman University
The Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at Furman University, a private liberal arts undergraduate institution, invites applications for a one-year position at the Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Instructor level in Sustainability Science beginning in August 2016. Candidates should have a
Candidates should have a PhD or be ABD in Sustainability Science or a related field with a sustainability science focus and should be a dynamic and engaging individual with a desire to teach at the undergraduate level. Applicants should have demonstrated teaching and research expertise, ideally in the area of ecological economics or environmental health or a related field. Teaching responsibilities consist of four courses with labs, including SUS 120.
Teaching responsibilities consist of four courses with labs, including SUS 120 Principles of Sustainability Science and EES 112 Environmental Science, and an upper-level undergraduate seminar course in the candidate’s specialty. Applications should be submitted online at
Applications should be submitted online and include PDF versions of a letter of application, a curriculum vita, a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, a statement of research interests, names of three references, and unofficial transcripts.
Applications will be accepted until April 1, 2016. Visit http://ees.furman.edu to learn more about the department.
Furman University is an equal opportunity employer committed to increasing faculty diversity.