Assistant Professor

Marquette, MI
Sep 13, 2019
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Action Number: 6001188
Classification Title: Assistant Professor
Position Title: Assistant Professor/Tenure Track
Classification Code: AS=AAUP Faculty-Assistant
Salary: Competitive
Position Type: Faculty and Librarians
Number of Openings: 1
FLSA: Exempt employees are not eligible for overtime; Non-exempt are overtime eligible. Exempt
Work Schedule:
Is this a grant funded or term position?
If yes, what is the grant or term end date?
Provide a brief statement of the position duties. The position is for an applied environmental scientist with teaching and research experience that integrates natural science disciplines and incorporates quantitative analysis to address global environmental challenges. This position will cover teaching, research and service responsibilities appropriate for the rank of Assistant Professor. This is a campus-based position.
Required Education: Doctorate or equivalent terminal degree
Discipline/Degree Area: Environmental Science, Geography, or a closely related field
Required Specialized Training/Certifications: Ph.D. (granted by time of appointment in August 2020) in Environmental Science, Geography, or a closely related field
Required Minimum Work Experience: Demonstrated university teaching experience, an active scholarly agenda, a publication record in Environmental Science, Geography, or a closely related field.
Knowledge, skills, abilities or attributes required. Ability to produce applied environmental science scholarship, and an active research agenda in applied environmental science disciplines such as natural resource management, agriculture science, environmental hazards, or environmental remediation.

Demonstrated ability to teach courses such as Introduction to Environmental Science, Introduction to Geographic Research, Quantitative Methodsm Environmental Impact Assessment, and an intermediate-level environmental science course related to the candidate's area of expertise that complements the EEGS Department's curriculum.
Additional Desirable Qualifications: Demonstrated strong commitment and ability to provide excellent undergraduate instruction and advising.

Ability to secure interdisciplinary grants.

Experience with applied environmental science research.

Desire to work collaboratively to study human-environment interactions and to address contemporary sustainability challenges.

Experience integrating geographic information systems or remote sensing into environmental science research.
Travel: No Response
Posting Date: 09-12-2019
Closing Date: 11-01-2019
Application Types Accepted: Faculty Profile
Required Applicant Documents: Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
Other Document
Unofficial Transcript
Other Document
Other Document
Optional Applicant Documents:
Special Instructions to Applicants: The other three (3) document required shall be:
1. Teaching Statement
2. Research Statement
3. The names, addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers for three (3) references.
Contact for this posting: Matt VanGrinsven
[email protected]
Information: Equal Opportunity:
Northern Michigan University is an equal opportunity employer and complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in employment or the provisions of services. NMU provides, upon request, reasonable accommodation including auxiliary aids and services necessary to afford individuals with disabilities an equal opportunity to participate in all programs and activities. Persons having inquiries regarding discrimination/complaints may contact the Equal Opportunity Office at (906) 227-2420.
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