Northwestern University open rank tenure-track position in Environmental Social Science
Oct 09, 2012 09:01 PM
Northwestern University is accepting applications for an open rank tenure-track position in Environmental Social Science that starts in fall 2013. The successful applicant will be a member in a home department in one of the social sciences (Anthropology, History, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology) and will participate in the interdisciplinary Environmental Policy and Culture Program. While all environmental social science areas will be considered, we particularly welcome applicants whose research fits within Northwestern University’s areas of strength as represented in the University’s Strategic Plan, including but not limited to (1) Sustainability and/or Climate Change, (2) Global Health, and (3) Inequalities and/or Social Justice. We seek colleagues with a strong commitment to empirical research (quantitative or qualitative) and excellence in teaching. Ph.D. by the time of appointment and teaching experience are expected. AA/EOE applications from women and under-represented minority candidates are especially encouraged.
submit (1) a letter of intent describing their current research agenda and
teaching experience/interests, (2) one representative written work, (3) a
curriculum vitae, and (4) the names and contact information for three referees
via the online application system found at http://www.weinberg.northwestern.edu/faculty/search/environment/
. Only electronic application materials
will be accepted. The internal review
process for applications will begin on November 8, 2012 and continue until the
position is filled.
Questions can be directed to