JOB – Asst. Prof., Environmental Justice; Concordia Univ.

Tenure-Track position in Environmental Justice, Department of Geography, Planning and Environment

The Department of Geography, Planning and Environment at Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec, invites applications for a tenure-track position in Environmental Justice. The Department defines environmental justice quite broadly and encourages applications from those working on critical environmental studies in urban and/or rural settings. The research specialization may include gender perspectives, environmental law, environmental risk assessment, community organization in relation to environmental change, food security, urban health and well-being, demography, limits to growth, or resource management. The successful applicant will be expected to play a major role in two recently developed and rapidly-growing graduate programs in Environmental Assessment. A PhD or ABD is required.

Applications must consist of a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, copies of recent
publications, a statement of teaching philosophy/interests, a statement of research
achievements, and evidence of teaching effectiveness. Candidates must also arrange to have three letters of reference sent directly to:

Dr. David Greene, Chair, Department of Geography, Planning and Environment
Concordia University
1455 de Maisonneuve Blvd. W.
Montreal, QC, H3G 1M8

Subject to budgetary approval, we anticipate filling this position, normally at the rank of Assistant Professor, for July 1, 2013. All applications should reach the department no later than November 1, 2012. All inquiries about the position should be directed to Dr. Greene (

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Canadian and international applicants are encouraged to apply.
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