The Environmental Studies Program at Seton Hall University
invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure track, Lecturer
position to begin in Fall 2022. The initial contract will be for
the 2022-2023 AY and is renewable based on performance.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Primary responsibility includes teaching four undergraduate
courses per semester, assisting with student advising, and
contributing to the development of the Environmental Studies
program. Preference will be given to candidates with
interdisciplinary training and attentiveness to the human
dimensions of environmental problems; a demonstrated; a
demonstrated commitment to promoting diversity, equity, and
inclusion; and a commitment to undergraduate, experiential
education. Areas of specialty are open but could include climate
change; environmental racism and justice; urban environmental
resilience; marine and coastal issues; or citizen science and
environmental monitoring. Familiarity with and/or the ability to
support student use of geospatial applications (e.g., ESRI ArcMap
or QGIS), statistical software packages (e.g., SAS, SPSS, R), or
topic modeling/ text mining/other digital humanities software
packages (e.g., Omeka, Voyant), as part of course teaching is also
- Teaching responsibilities include the Environmental Studies
Program’s introductory and capstone courses as well as the
development and teaching of intermediate and advanced courses in
their area of specialization. We are seeking candidates who can
demonstrate a history of creating and supporting experiential
learning opportunities within their classes.
- A PhD in hand at the time of appointment is preferred, though
ABD candidates who are close to completion will be considered.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
- Candidates should submit (1) a cover letter that addresses
their qualifications for the position; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3)
teaching philosophy statement that explains how they would
contribute to an undergraduate interdisciplinary program and a
description of two or three intermediate and advanced
interdisciplinary courses they would be interested in developing
and teaching; and (4) a list of three potential references.
- Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2022,
with the aim of conducting preliminary interviews in late January
2022. Questions about the position should be addressed to Dr.
Thomas Rzeznik (email@example.com).
Seton Hall University is committed to programs of Equal
Employment Opportunity (EEO) and the principles of affirmative