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Pro Tempore Instructor Environmental Studies - Open Pool

University of Oregon
Oregon, United States
Salary Not specified
Date posted
May 21, 2024

Job Details

Pro Tempore Instructor Environmental Studies - Open Pool

Job no: 532682

Work type: Faculty - Pro Tempore

Location: Eugene, OR

Categories: Environmental Studies, Instruction

Department: CAS Environmental Studies
Rank: Instructor
Annual Basis: 9 Month

Review of Applications Begins

Applications will be reviewed as needs arise

Special Instructions to Applicants

To ensure consideration, please attach the following materials to your online application:
  • Statement of interest including teaching philosophy
  • Curriculum vitae

    Department Summary

    With 26 core faculty, more than 100 participating faculty from 30 campus departments and programs, more than 600 undergraduate majors, and a strong cohort of masters and doctoral graduate students, the Environmental Studies Program sets the standard in interdisciplinary dialogue and collaboration. Our teaching and research spans across the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, design fields, and education.

    Position Summary

    The Environmental Studies Program at the University of Oregon is soliciting applications for its open pro tem instructor pool. Positions are limited-duration instructional appointments that are part-time or short-term, depending on program needs, funding, and performance. The successful candidate will have the potential to offer teaching on topics in environmental studies that is engaged, inclusive, and research-informed, and that meets curricular needs in Environmental Studies degree programs. These are the undergraduate degrees in Environmental Studies and Environmental Science, the master's degree in Environmental Studies, and the Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences, Studies, and Policy (ESSP).

    Potential areas of expertise include environmental science sustainable resource development, environmental health, ecological sustainability, environmental justice, and environmental-related areas.

    Minimum Requirements

  • Master's degree in Environmental Studies or related field, relevant to area of instruction.

    Professional Competencies

  • Commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.
  • Demonstrated ability or potential for quality teaching.

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Ph.D./terminal degree in field related to area of instruction.

    The University of Oregon is proud to offer a robust benefits package to eligible employees, including health insurance, retirement plans and paid time off. For more information about benefits, visit

    The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the ADA. The University encourages all qualified individuals to apply, and does not discriminate on the basis of any protected status, including veteran and disability status. The University is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees with disabilities. To request an accommodation in connection with the application process, please contact us at or 541-346-5112.

    UO prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, national or ethnic origin, age, religion, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression in all programs, activities and employment practices as required by Title IX, other applicable laws, and policies. Retaliation is prohibited by UO policy. Questions may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, Office of Civil Rights Compliance, or to the Office for Civil Rights. Contact information, related policies, and complaint procedures are listed on the statement of non-discrimination.

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