JOB – Tenure-track Asst. Prof., Environmental Policy, Sewanee

sewaneThe Environmental Studies Program at the University of the South seeks a tenure-track assistant professor with demonstrated talent for teaching and an expertise in Environmental Policy. Primary teaching responsibilities will be in environmental studies with an interdisciplinary focus in environmental policy. Expertise in climate change, sustainable land use, food production systems, watersheds, environmental health, energy or other areas that complement or expand the existing strengths of the faculty are desirable. The successful candidate will maintain an interdisciplinary research program with opportunities for undergraduate involvement. Candidates should be enthusiastic about developing a teaching and research program in the context of the liberal arts tradition in education.

The University of the South, familiarly known as Sewanee, consists of a highly selective, 1,450-student College of Arts and Sciences and a 70-student School of Theology. Located on a 13,000-acre campus on Tennessee’s Cumberland Plateau, it is an institution of the Episcopal Church that welcomes individuals of all backgrounds.

Review of applications will begin October 30, 2013, and continue until the position is filled.

Send a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research interests, transcripts, and three letters of reference to: http://www2.sewanee.edu/printservices/faculty_hiring

Other correspondence may be directed to fachire@sewanee.edu