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Adjunct Faculty, Environmental Science s and Policy
Krieger School of Arts and Sciences
Advanced Academic Programs
Johns Hopkins University
The Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) division seeks
non-tenure-track adjunct faculty to teach courses within the
Environmental Sciences & Policy program . The modality of this
course is an in -person/online course at the Washington DC campus
with potential to offer multiple sections and semesters, depending
on enrollment and program needs. The instructor will be required to
maintain a Canvas site for course resources. Of particular
interest are candidates who have experience teaching and engaging
students from diverse backgrounds.
Advanced Academic Programs
The Advanced Academic Programs (AAP) is a division of the Krieger
School of Arts and Sciences at the Johns Hopkins University (JHU).
As the nation’s oldest and one of the most prestigious research
universities, Johns Hopkins offers high-quality master’s degrees
and post-baccalaureate education to students in the mid-Atlantic
region and online. In addition to the online programs, AAP also
offers master’s degrees and graduate certificate programs at its
Washington, DC Center and at the Homewood campus in Baltimore, MD.
AAP has approximately 18,000 enrollments each academic year. JHU
is committed to hiring candidates who, through their teaching and
service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the
Please specify which course(s) you are qualified to teach and which
modality you would like to teach the course ( o n-site in
Washington D.C. or online) .
- Environmental Policymaking and Policy Analysis (on-site)
- Geological Foundations of Environmental Science (on-site)
- Hydrology and Water Resources (on-site)
- Environmental Applications of GIS (on-site)
- Bioremediation and Biofuels for Environmental Restoration
(online and/or on-site)
- Ecology and Management of Wetlands (online and/or on-site)
- Urban Wildlife Ecology (online and/or on-site)
- Climate Change on the Front lines: The Study of Adaptation in
Developing Countries (online and/or on-site)
- Community development and Sustainability in Developing
Countries (online and/or on-site)
- Freshwater Ecology & Restoration of Aquatic Ecosystems
(online and/or on-site)
- Ecotoxicology ( online and/or on-site)
- Ecology and Ecosystem Management in Coastal and Estuarine
Systems (online and/or on-site)
- Soils in Natural & Anthropogenic Ecosystems (online and/or
- Agroecology (online and/or on-site)
- Air Quality Management and Policy (online and/or on-site)
- Habitat Conservation and Ecological Niche Modeling (online
- Analysis of Environmental & Ecological Data (online and/or
For more information, see our website:
MS in Environmental Sciences and Policy
- A Master’s degree in a relevant field.
- Professional and/or scholarly experience.
- One year of college-level teaching experience.
- A Ph.D., J.D., or other terminal degree in a relevant
- The background to teach a wide variety of courses relevant to
- 3-5 years of teaching higher education courses.
The position will remain open until it is filled. Candidates must
submit the following:
- Cover letter
- Teaching evaluations for three most recently taught
- Transcript ( Submit an official transcript for your highest
The selected candidate may be expected to submit references upon
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