Part-time Faculty Department of Mathematics and Science

Job description

The Department of Mathematics and Science at Pratt (both Brooklyn and Manhattan Campuses), is creating a pool of part-time faculty applicants for the Spring 2019 semester to teach in the following areas:

Environmental Science



Physics and Astronomy

Earth Science

Devoted to a creative learning community, Pratt recognizes the strength that stems from a diversity of perspectives, ideas, backgrounds, approaches, and experiences. We aspire to continue to grow as a place that always welcomes and encourages individuals of all backgrounds to contribute to and be part of Pratt culture.

Salary is commensurable with qualifications and experience.


Candidates must have a 2-year teaching experience. Experience in interdisciplinary activities, or outreach events, or in the interface between arts and science is desirable.

Specific to each field

Environmental Science: PhD in life sciences or related areas, or have an extensive practice in environmental sciences, e.g. green building planning.

Ecology: PhD in life sciences or related areas preferred.

Chemistry: PhD in Chemistry or related areas preferred. A keen interest in interdisciplinary areas between chemistry and arts is desirable.

Physics and Astronomy: PhD in Physics or Astronomy preferred. Candidates with outreach experiences, or public engagement, or activity-based teaching are preferred.

Earth Sciences: PhD in Geology, Geography, or related fields is preferred. Field experience is desirable.


Review of applications to begin immediately. Please submit your C.V., cover letter, and the contact information for two professional references via our internal application system at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, marital or domestic partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. Pratt Institute recognizes and values the benefits of a diverse workforce.





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Posted: 11/8/2018
Application Due: 12/30/2018
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