The Environmental Studies Department at Dickinson College invites applications for a tenure track position, Assistant Professor of Environmental Science. We seek an interdisciplinary scholar whose background includes one or more of the natural sciences (environmental science, biology, ecology, chemistry, physics, or related fields) or environmental engineering. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to, global environmental change and its impacts, urban ecology, science of the built environment, climate science, landscape ecology, macrosystems ecology, or ecosystem science. GIS and other geospatial skills are advantageous.
The successful candidate will teach an introductory level environmental science lecture and laboratory course, upper level courses in their area of interest, and First Year and Senior Seminars, all in rotation with existing faculty. The candidate will be expected to initiate an active scholarly agenda, provide research opportunities for Dickinson students, and build on our strong community-based teaching and research programs. The ability to create inclusive learning environments for an increasingly diverse student body will be an important characteristic of the successful candidate.
Internal Number: F00171
About Dickinson College
Dickinson College is a highly selective liberal arts college with 2300 students and a national reputation for leadership in global and sustainability education. It is located 20 minutes west of Harrisburg and is a two-hour drive from Baltimore, Washington DC, and Philadelphia.