Environmental Studies - Visiting Lecturer

Wellesley College

Wellesley, MA

ID: 7063772
Posted: February 17, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

The Environmental Studies Department at Wellesley College invites applications for a one-year position of Visiting Lecturer in Environmental Studies, to begin Fall 2020. The person in this position will be expected to teach interdisciplinary courses at all levels of the ES curriculum, with a primary – but not exclusive – focus on environmental science. Interdisciplinary training in environmental studies, a background in physical or chemical systems science, and experience teaching at a liberal arts college are valued. The person hired will participate in the governance of the vibrant Environmental Studies Department.

Successful applicants will have a PhD in a field related to environmental science or engineering (though applicants who are ABD will be considered).
Wellesley is a highly selective liberal arts college for women dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive academic community. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who can demonstrate through their teaching, research, and service that they can contribute to this goal. Familiarity with, and experience using, pedagogical methods that enable students across all racial, ethnic and socio-economic groups to reach their maximum potential will be considered a valuable additional qualification. Wellesley College is located twelve miles west of Boston in Wellesley, Massachusetts.

Additional Application Instructions
Applications should include a cover letter addressed to Professor Jay Turner, a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness (which may include a statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations, etc.), graduate school transcript (an unofficial copy is fine), and contact information for three references. PhD required by time of employment. Materials should be submitted through the online application system at https://career.wellesley.edu. Review of applications will begin on March 16th, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. Wellesley College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.


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