Assistant Professor (Sustainability)

Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, IL, United States
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Organization Type: 
University/Academia/Research/Think tank
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Doctorate

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Position Summary:

The School of Earth Systems and Sustainability at Southern Illinois University Carbondale seeks applicants for an Assistant Professor position in Environmental Sustainability. This is a continuing, 9-month, tenure track faculty appointment beginning August 16, 2021.Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a Carnegie Doctoral Research University (high research activity) located in the forested Shawnee Hills, 100 miles southeast of St. Louis. Information about the School of Earth Systems and Sustainability, and about SIU Carbondale, can be found at: https://ess.siu.edu/.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Teaching a mix of undergraduate and graduate courses, which may include introductory and advanced courses in sustainability, and other topics in the candidate's area of expertise; service on M.S. and Ph.D. student committees; maintaining an active and successful research program that includes external research support; and appropriate service.

Position Summary:

 

The School of Earth Systems and Sustainability at Southern Illinois University Carbondale seeks applicants for an Assistant Professor position in Environmental Sustainability. This is a continuing, 9-month, tenure track faculty appointment beginning August 16, 2021.Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a Carnegie Doctoral Research University (high research activity) located in the forested Shawnee Hills, 100 miles southeast of St. Louis. Information about the School of Earth Systems and Sustainability, and about SIU Carbondale, can be found at: https://ess.siu.edu/.

Duties and Responsibilities:

Teaching a mix of undergraduate and graduate courses, which may include introductory and advanced courses in sustainability, and other topics in the candidate's area of expertise; service on M.S. and Ph.D. student committees; maintaining an active and successful research program that includes external research support; and appropriate service.

Minimum Qualifications:

Applicants must possess an earned doctorate in Sustainability, Geography, Geology, or a closely related field. ABD applicants will be considered if all doctoral degree requirements will be completed by August 15, 2021.  If all degree requirements are not completed by that date, a term, non-tenure track appointment may be offered in accordance with University policy (https://policies.siu.edu/personnel-policies/chapter2/ch2-faps/conting.php).

Applicants must show evidence of relevant teaching and research, including peer-reviewed publication.

Applicants must have a professional record that establishes their external funding history and/or potential. 

Preferred Qualifications:

Preference will be given to applicants with a focus on applied research in coupled human-natural dimensions of sustainability science that complements existing strengths in the School of Earth Systems and Sustainability.