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Required Qualifications: Ph.D. in the Humanities or Social Sciences, with an emphasis of study in sustainability and environmental issues. Two years teaching experience at the college level.
Preferred Qualifications: Those candidates with skills in environmental justice, and/or Native American and Indigenous studies are strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates with interdisciplinary experience in two or more of the following areas will be given the highest consideration; environmental literature and ecocriticism; eco-film and media studies; eco-aesthetics and design; eco-philosophy; eco-psychology; and digital humanities. 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.
Responsibilities & Requirements: This full-time Position in Sustainability and Environmental Humanities will include teaching and mentoring primarily at the undergraduate level, collaborating with interdisciplinary sustainability research and teaching teams within the program, and performing program and university 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
Melville Library, W0511
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3352
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