Antioch University New England is hiring: Visiting Faculty Position in Landscape Ecology

Announcement: Visiting Faculty Position in Landscape Ecology (click for .pdf)

Department of Environmental Studies
Antioch University New England, Keene, NH
Status: Fulltime, 1-yr Faculty Position

The Department of Environmental Studies at Antioch University New England (AUNE) seeks applicants for a full-time, 1-year faculty appointment in its innovative, interdisciplinary graduate department with programs leading to Master’s and Doctoral degrees in Environmental Studies.

We seek a collaborative and highly motivated faculty member who is enthusiastic about innovative and interdisciplinary teaching and learning. The successful candidate should have a PhD in landscape ecology, physical/biogeography, conservation biology or related fields. The desired candidate will have a track record of quality teaching, professional collaboration, applied research and community engagement.

The position requires engagement with student learning, teaching face-to-face and hybrid courses (weekday and weekend delivery models with a combination of classroom and on- ine learning). Teaching and advising load is equivalent to 24 credit hours per academic year (1-2 courses per semester, plus advising). The selected candidate will manage the AUNE Center of Spatial Analysis and Remote Sensing, and teach graduate courses such as introductory, advanced and applied GIS, and biostatistics. Active engagement in student learning via classes, individual advising on data analysis and feedback on written work is required. Active participation in all faculty meetings is expected.

The University, Campus, and Department

Antioch University (AU) is a singularly accredited, multi-campus, coast-to-coast institution of higher learning that provides learner-centered education to empower students with the knowledge and skills to lead meaningful lives and to advance social, economic, and environmental justice. AUNE, one of AU’s five regional campuses, uses a distinctive graduate education pedagogy that mixes rigor with experiential learning and The Department of Environmental Studies educates visionary, pragmatic leaders in a collaborative interdisciplinary setting, founded on academic excellence and the principles of environmental justice and sustainability. Visit our website for more information about AUNE and the Environmental Studies department.

The Application Instructions

To apply, send in PDF format as a single document a cover letter (i.e., statement of interest), curriculum vitae, and separate statements of one’s teaching philosophy and research interests, and the contact information of three references to HR.AUNE@antioch.edu with “ES Visiting Faculty Search” in the subject line. Application review will begin August 5, 2016 and continue until the position is filled.

AUNE is committed to providing a learning and work environment free from discrimination and harassment. Programs, activities, and employment are available with equal opportunity for all and without discrimination on the basis of race, age, color, gender, gender identity, ancestry, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, family status, or disability. The campus is a smoke-free environment.

All applications must be United States citizens or eligible to work in the United States.

For more information about the position, contact Professor Peter A. Palmiotto, Department of Environmental Studies, at ppalmiotto@antioch.edu.