|Position ID:||Brandeis-BIOL_ENVS-LECT [#3883]|
|Position Title:||Lecturer in Ecology|
|Position Type:||Non tenure-track faculty|
|Position Location:||Waltham, Massachusetts 02453, United States [map]|
|Subject Areas:||Environmental / Environment|
Biology / Conservation, Ecology, Animal behavior, Field
|Appl Deadline:||2014/03/21 finished (posted 2014/02/12, listed until 2014/08/12)|
|The Biology Department and the Environmental Studies Program of Brandeis University seek a Lecturer in Ecology and related topics, starting Fall 2014. This will be a two-year, part-time (0.6 FTE) appointment, with benefits and with the potential for renewal. The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. degree in a branch of ecology.
Teaching duties comprise three courses per year, including some combination of Ecology, Conservation Biology, Animal Behavior, Field Biology, or similar topics. These courses are primarily intended for Biology and Environmental Studies majors and minors. Brandeis University places emphasis on interdisciplinary programs and working closely with individual students. The Lecturer in Ecology will become an active participant in the advising of students, supervision of senior theses, and development of curriculum in the Environmental Studies Program.
First consideration will be given to applications received by March 21, 2014. Applications, which should be submitted through AcademicJobsOnline at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3883, should include a letter outlining interests and evidence of effective undergraduate teaching, along with curriculum vitae, and the names of three referees. Evidence of teaching should include a list of courses and the institutions at which they were taught, and a syllabus from one of those courses.
Brandeis University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to building a culturally diverse intellectual community, and strongly encourages applications from women and minority candidates.