JOB – Endowed Chair in Humanities and the Environment, Princeton

The Thomas A. and Currie C. Barron Family Professorship in Humanities and the Environment

Princeton University seeks distinguished candidates for The Thomas A. and Currie C. Barron Family Professorship in Humanities and the Environment. Preference for this endowed chair will be given to a tenured scholar with a demonstrated record of excellence in scholarship and teaching who works at the intersection of humanities and the environment in fields such as, but not limited to, literature, philosophy, ethics, religion, anthropology, politics, history, and architecture.

The successful candidate will be jointly appointed in the department best suited to his or her research and in the Princeton Environmental Institute. Field of specialization is open.

Applicants should apply online at https://jobs.princeton.edu, requisition number 1300698; and should submit a letter of interest along with a vita, but no publications, letters of recommendation or writing samples at this time. The letter of interest should include the candidate’s sense of the field and his or her vision for advancing in the context of such a position. Evaluation of applicants will begin on November 15 and continue until the position is filled.