Duke University, Office of the Dean, Pratt School of Engineering

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Position ID:Duke-FacultyResearchMento-DCI [#25252]
Position Title: Design Climate Instructor - Non Tenure Track
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27701, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Areas: Climate Science
Engineering / Design Engineering
Design / Design Theory
Appl Deadline: finished (2023/08/02, finished 2023/09/25, listed until 2024/02/02)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Design Climate Instructor – Non Tenure Track

The Design Climate Instructor – Non Tenure Track  position is a part-time position that supports the new Design Climate program at Duke University. Design Climate disrupts traditional, unsustainable product development practices by developing future leaders that can design for sustainability and develop new ventures that produce breakthrough climate solutions. To produce these innovative new ventures, Design Climate serves as a bridge between industry and academia and translates student ingenuity and faculty research into novel solutions that result in a dramatic reduction in greenhouse gas emissions and help societal stakeholders adapt to the effects of climate change.  Design Climate consists of two courses over the fall and spring semesters. The Design Climate Adjunct Instructor is expected to support Design Climate during both fall 2023 and spring 2024 semesters.

The Design Climate Adjunct Instructor will support Design Climate through the following:

Desired Educational Preparation

The ideal candidate would have a master's (or PhD) degree or commensurate industry experience and expertise in design, engineering, climate and sustainability science, or a related discipline.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
email address
Pratt School of Engineering, Office of the Dean
110 Science Drive, Teer Bldg 305
Box 90271
Durham, NC 27708