Lecturer Pool (Environmental Studies)

Central Washington University
Ellensburg, WA, United States
Position Type: 
Organization Type: 
University/Academia/Research/Think tank
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Advanced Degree (Master's or JD)


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Job Summary

The Environmental Studies Program at CWU is accepting applications to fill current and future full and part-time, face-to-face and online lecturer positions to teach classes in the courses listed below. This list is not all-inclusive, as other courses/subject areas may become available within the program.

- ENST 201 Earth as an Ecosystem
- ENST 202 Environment and Society
- ENST 300 Global Environment from a Local Perspective
- ENST 303 Environmental Management
- ENST 304 Environmental Methods and Analysis
- ENST 310 Energy and Society
- ENST 330 Environmental Leadership and Advocacy
- ENST 360 Environmental Justice
- ENST 444 Environmental Policy Formulation
- ENST 455 Environmental Literature
- ENST 460 Environmental Law

Minimum Qualifications
  • Masters in Environmental Studies (M.A. or M.S.), Environmental Science (M.A. or M.S.), or related field (Anthropology, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Political Science, Resource Management, or Sociology).
  • Experience with teaching.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in Environmental Studies, Environmental Science or related field (Anthropology, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Geography, Geology, Political Science, Resource Management, or Sociology).
  • University teaching experience.
  • Willingness to teach online.
Pay & Work Schedule

Pay: Based on the terms and conditions of the Collective Bargaining Agreement - http://www.cwu.edu/hr/ufc

Applicable Centers/Sites: Ellensburg (main campus) and Sammamish

Additional Information: This announcement will be used to develop a pool of applicants for positions in the Environmental Studies Program through March 2020. There is a possibility that selected applicants may be called on short notice to fill lecturer vacancies on a quarter-by-quarter basis.

Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue as needed. The number of lecturer positions filled varies from quarter to quarter, depending upon the needs of the department. Positions typically start at the beginning of an academic quarter. Your application will be maintained in this pool for consideration through March 2020.

How To Apply

To be considered for full-time, part-time and annual appointment lecturer positions, applicants must apply on-line and attach:

  • A cover letter, including discussion on why you want to teach for the Environmental Studies Program and what classes you could teach;
  • Resume/Vitae including contact information (names, address, phone number, and e-mail address) for three professional references; and
  • A copy of transcripts for the highest degree held.

NOTE: Although copies of transcripts are acceptable for application purposes, all job offers are contingent upon verification of highest degree held. Finalists will be required to submit official transcripts.

Screening applications will begin immediately and continue as needed.

Contact Information

Direct inquiries to:
Pamela McMullin-Messier, Director of Environmental Studies Program
Email: mcmullin@cwu.edu  
Department Link: Environmental Studies Program

* Please contact Human Resources at hr@cwu.edu or 509-963-1202 if you require technical assistance with the on-line application process.

Conditions of Employment

Prior to employment, final candidate(s) will be required to submit to a background check. All information obtained through background investigations will be strictly confidential and revealed only to those required to have access.

The conditions of employment with Central Washington University are set forth in the Collective Bargaining Agreement between Central Washington University and United Faculty of Central, University policies and procedures, and applicable state and federal laws.

The Collective Bargaining Agreement may be found here: http://www.cwu.edu/hr/ufc.