Lafayette College invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in Environmental Studies beginning in the 2012-2013 academic year. We are seeking an enthusiastic individual who will teach in and foster the development of a new degree program in Environmental Studies. The candidate should be capable of teaching an introductory course in an interdisciplinary Environmental Studies major, an intermediate level course in Environmental Policy, and intermediate and advanced courses in his or her area of expertise. Candidates with teaching and research interests in the social sciences or humanities are particularly desirable. Expertise in environmental law is also desirable, however, we welcome applications from a broad range of specialties in environmental studies.
Lafayette College is committed to creating a diverse community, one that is inclusive and responsive, and is supportive of each and all of its faculty, students, and staff. All members of the College community share a responsibility for creating, maintaining, and developing a learning environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is practiced. Lafayette College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.
The starting date is Fall Semester 2012 and applications will be accepted until October 14, 2011. Candidates must submit a letter of application, statement of teaching interests, vita, college and graduate school transcripts, and three letters of reference to Dr. Dru Germanoski, 201 Van Wickle Hall, Lafayette College, Easton, PA 18042