LEO Lecturer Intermittent- Water and Environment Minor

University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI, United States
Position Type: 
Part-Time
Organization Type: 
University/Academia/Research/Think tank
Experience Level: 
Not Specified
Degree Required: 
Doctorate

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How to Apply

The Program in the Environment (PitE) in the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and the School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS) at the University of Michigan invites individuals to apply for the position of LEO Lecturer Intermittent.  Applications are welcomed and encouraged regardless of background and identity.  To apply, please complete the application on the U-M Careers site.  In addition, please submit the following application materials as one PDF document to M-Box by copying and pasting below into browser:https://umich.app.box.com/f/ae55de6492904e28b90de29fcfa11597 

  • Curriculum vitae
  • Statement of teaching philosophy, experience, and evidence of teaching effectiveness such as copies of teaching evaluations
  • Brief course descriptions of at least 2 courses that would contribute to our Water and the Environment Minor curriculum such as “International Environmental Policy,” “Water Law and Policy,” or similar topics. More information on our Water and Environment Minor can be found at   lsa.umich.edu/pite/m...vironment-minor.html
  • List of at least 3 references including contact information.
  • Please use this format to name the file: lastname.firstname.CV.PDF

Please contact Nicole Rutherford, nicolmba@umich.edu, if you have any questions.This posting will end on 11/11/2020*This position is subject to the terms of the LEO bargaining agreement

Job Summary

The Program in the Environment (PitE) in the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts and the School for Environment and Sustainability at the University of Michigan seeks a part time LEO Lecturer Intermittent position to teach up to two undergraduate courses that would contribute to our Water and the Environment Minor in the Winter 2021 term. This is a non-tenure track position offered for one term only.PitE is an interdisciplinary program that blends foundational knowledge, skills, and practices from natural sciences, social sciences, and humanities/culture towards an integrated analysis of environmental and sustainability issues facing society at all scales and approaches to address and adapt to the associated challenges. We are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and equitable environment that respects diverse experiences, promotes generous listening and communications, and discourages and restoratively responds to acts of discrimination, harassment, or injustice.  Our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion is deeply rooted in our values for a sustainable and just society.

Responsibilities*

The Water in the Environment minor provides students with a broad, interdisciplinary education on water-related topics, spanning the natural sciences, social sciences, public health, technology and design, and arts & culture.  Duties and responsibilities for the Lecturer I position are to teach up to two undergraduate courses that would contribute to our Water and the Environment Minor curriculum such as “International Environmental Policy,” “Water Law and Policy,” or other water-related topics geared toward upper level undergraduate students.  The individual would be expected to hold office hours and handle routine matters related to instruction.  Individuals who can teach courses that encompass water policy, law, and justice are particularly encouraged to apply.

This position requires remote instruction and will not be subject to in-person teaching.

Required Qualifications*

  • Accredited Ph.D. in an environmental, social science, or equivalent field
  • Water related professional experience

Desired Qualifications*

  • Minimum of one year of teaching experience at the college/university level

Additional Information

Selected candidates will be contacted and interviewed remotely.  The anticipated start date for this position is January 1, 2021.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days.  The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.