The Environmental Studies Program at Hamilton College invites applications for a non-tenure track, two-year appointment at the Visiting Assistant Professor Level. Candidates will be expected to contribute to course offerings in global climate change and aspects of the Earth's climate system relevant to environmental studies. Areas of expertise could include climatology, paleoclimatology, meteorology, and alpine studies. The successful candidate will also contribute to an interdisciplinary course that focuses upon the Adirondack Mountains and will be expected to advise and mentor senior projects in Environmental Studies. The position will be hosted in the Geosciences Department but contribute to courses within the Environmental Studies Program.
Interested candidates should send a letter of application (which outlines the candidate’s expertise, teaching, and research interests), curriculum vitae, graduate transcripts, a list of courses the applicant is prepared to teach, evidence of teaching performance, a sample of scholarly work, and three letters of recommendation. Your cover letter should address the ways in which you would further the College’s goal of building a diverse educational environment. Previous experience teaching or working with diverse student populations is an asset.
Hamilton (www.hamilton.edu) is a residential liberal arts college located in upstate New York. Applicants with dual-career considerations can find other Hamilton and nearby academic job listings at www.upstatenyherc.org. Hamilton College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in all areas of the campus community. Hamilton provides domestic partner benefits. Candidates from underrepresented groups in higher education are especially encouraged to apply. All application materials should be submitted to Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/22142. Please address all questions to Eugene Domack, Professor of Geosciences and J.W. Johnson Family Professor of Environmental Studies, at email@example.com. The deadline for applications is December 1, 2013.
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Hamilton College is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer and encourages diversity in all areas of the campus community.Posted 08/22/2013