Campus Description: Stony Brook University, home to many highly ranked graduate research programs, is located 60 miles from New York City on Long Island's scenic North Shore. Our 1,100-acre campus is home to 24,000 undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students and more than 13,500 faculty and staff. The University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory, a multidisciplinary research laboratory supporting world class scientific programs utilizing state-of-the-art facilities. Stony Brook Medicine is Suffolk County's only academic medical center and tertiary care provider. Many opportunities exist for collaborative research, and in some cases, joint appointments with BNL or with Medical School departments.
Descriptive Title: Visiting Assistant Professor REF#: F-8559-14-03
Budget Title: same as above Faculty Position
Department: Sustainability Studies Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
THIS POSTING IS NOT CURRENT !!!

Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in Sustainability, Environmental Studies or closely related discipline. Two years teaching experience at the college level.
Preferred Qualifications: Applicants with an interest in, or experience with environmental justice are strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates with expertise in two or more of the following areas will be given the highest consideration: environmental and earth system science; global sustainability; resilience; risk and vulnerability; human-environment interactions; scenario analysis; sustainability policy and global politics; urban social-ecological systems; food and water use; ecological design; agricultural ecology; and  transportation. Training and supervision of teaching assistants supervising research/internships and academic advising experience. Curricular development, relevant research experience and publication record will also be evaluated. A record of/or potential for successful research funding.

Responsibilities & Requirements: This full-time position will include teaching and mentoring primarily at the undergraduate level. Collaborating with interdisciplinary sustainability research and teaching teams within the program and performing university, program and community service. The mission in the Sustainability Studies Program at Stony Brook University is to educate a new generation of scholars and practitioners and invigorate the field of sustainability to address and find solutions to our most pressing environmental global challenges.

Special Notes: This is a non-tenure track, three year renewable position.  FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA.  Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.  Anticipated start date:  August, 2014.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.

Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a State employment application, cover letter and resume/CV statement of research/publication/teaching and service accomplishments, and the names of three references (electronic submission in one PDF document, utilizing the Blue Resources box at the bottom of the posting, is highly preferred),alternatively application materials may be submitted to:

Ginny Clancy, Search Coordinator
Sustainability Studies
Melville Library, W0511
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3352


Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 05/01/2014, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

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Job Category: A) Faculty and Librarian Positions.
Posting Date: 03/17/2014
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