CLOSED: Visiting Lecturer, Environmental Studies

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POSITION: Visiting Lecturer

APPOINTMENT: Faculty

DEPARTMENT/SCHOOL: College of Arts and Sciences, Environmental Studies

AVAILABLE: September 1, 2020

POSTING DATE: March 19, 2020

APPLICATION DEADLINE: CLOSED

Position Description:

The University of Redlands (www.redlands.edu) Department of Environmental Studies invites applications for a Visiting Lecturer to join our faculty in Environmental Studies. We seek applicants broadly trained in the environmental sciences with experience in the teaching of environmental science or studies. Applicants should demonstrate an ability to (1) enrich interdisciplinary offerings on campus through courses; and (2) thrive in an undergraduate program within a small private liberal arts university, where excellence in teaching and advising is highly valued.

The successful applicant will have the ability to teach multiple sections of our broad survey course Introduction to Environmental Studies, and several courses at the introductory or advanced level within the candidate’s area of expertise. The department will value applicants who have experience working with students from diverse cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. Applicants are asked to identify their strengths and experiences in assisting diverse student populations to accomplish curricular goals.

The University of Redlands is a private, comprehensive liberal arts institution located 60 miles east of Los Angeles in a town of 70,000. The campus is surrounded by orange groves and sits at the base of the San Bernardino Mountains, one hour from the coast, and 40 miles west of Palm Springs.

Desired/Preferred Qualifications:

A Masters degree in a relevant environmental field is required, though a Ph.D. is preferred. Desirable qualifications for this position include a broad base of knowledge in environmental studies or environmental science. The teaching load is 8 courses per year. Repeat preparations are encouraged and one of those courses may be a field-intensive course during our month-long May term.

TO APPLY: Please submit the following materials using the Academic Jobs Online website: a cover letter of application, CV, statement of teaching philosophy limited to 2 pages that include evidence of teaching effectiveness and a list of courses that could be taught, and the names of 3 references.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, if selected for the interview process and accommodations are needed, please call 909/748-8040.

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