Duke Kunshan University, Environmental Program

Position ID:DukeKunshanUniv-Environmental Program-ENVFACULTY1 [#13445]
Position Title: Visiting Faculty Position in Environmental Economics (Rank Open)
Position Type:Non-regular rank faculty
Position Location:Kunshan, Suzhou 215316, China [map]
Subject Area: Environmental Economics
Appl Deadline:2019/08/01help popup finished (2019/03/19, finished 2020/02/02, listed until 2019/08/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The international Master of Environmental Policy (iMEP) program at Duke Kunshan University (DKU) invites applications to fill one visiting faculty position in environmental economics (rank open) to start as early as July 2019. This is a one-year, non-regular rank term position. Applicants must be available to teach in the 2019 fall semester, with a flexible start date in the summer to teach boot camp courses. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree or equivalent related to economics, applied economics, public policy, and statistics. Candidates must demonstrate a commitment to teaching.

The selected candidate will teach up to four courses in the iMEP program and advise Master’s projects. Specific courses will include statistics, econometrics, program evaluation, environmental economics, energy economics, resource economics, or survey methods. Proficiency in a programming language such as Python or R is desired.

We request from all applicants a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and writing sample. Applicants should also provide names and contact information for three references; recent PhDs should include reference letters. All these materials should be submitted through Academic Jobs Online: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13445. Questions about the position may be sent to environment-search@dukekunshan.edu.cn using “Visiting Faculty Search” as the subject line. Priority will be given to applications received by April 30, 2019 and applications will continue to be reviewed until the positions are filled.

Duke Kunshan University is a partnership of Duke University and Wuhan University in Kunshan, China*. The campus is connected to Shanghai via an 18-minute high-speed train. The iMEP program awards a Duke University degree issued jointly by Duke’s Nicholas School of the Environment and Sanford School of Public Policy (http://environment.dukekunshan.edu.cn/). DKU provides competitive compensation and benefits, which are comparable to those of U.S. institutions.

As an international intellectual community that encourages diversity, openness and creative learning, DKU welcomes outstanding faculty from around the world who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to a global learning and research environment. DKU particularly welcomes applications from underrepresented groups and minorities.

*Duke Kunshan University (DKU) is accredited by the Ministry of Education (MOE) of the People’s Republic of China. Duke University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) in the United States to award baccalaureate, master’s and doctorate degrees. Duke Kunshan University is not accredited by SACSCOC and the accreditation of Duke University does not extend to or include Duke Kunshan University or its students. Further, although Duke University agrees to accept certain course work from Duke Kunshan University to be applied toward an award from Duke University, that course work may not be accepted by other colleges or universities in transfer, even if it appears on a transcript from Duke University. The decision to accept course work in transfer from any institution is made by the institution considering the acceptance of credits or course work.


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Further Info:
Duke Kunshan University | 昆山杜克大学
中国江苏省昆山市杜克大道8号 邮编:215316
No. 8 Duke Avenue, Kunshan, Jiangsu, China 215316

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