[Caglist] University of Toronto Mississauga – Tenure-stream Assistant Professor in Sustainability Management

University of Toronto Mississauga Department of Geography and Institute for Management and
InnovationTenure-stream Assistant Professor in Sustainability
Management http://ift.tt/1qGItxj
The Department of Geography and the Institute for Management and
Innovation (IMI) at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM)
invites applications for a joint tenure-stream appointment in
Sustainability Management at the rank of Assistant Professor,
effective July 1, 2015. The Department seeks a candidate with a
research focus on sustainability policy, sustainability law,
sustainability ethics, and/or managing sustainable organizations.
The successful candidate must have a PhD in Geography,
Sustainability Management, Environmental Studies or a closely
related discipline by the time of appointment or shortly thereafter,
as well as demonstrated excellence in scholarly research and
The successful applicant will be appointed as a faculty member of
the Department of Geography (51% appointment) and the Institute for
Management and Innovation (49% appointment) at the University of
Toronto Mississauga (UTM). In addition to developing a strong
research program, the successful candidate will teach courses in
IMI’s Master of Science in Sustainable Management (MScSM). The MScSM
is an innovative program that attracts students with backgrounds in
management, social science and natural science. The MScSM program is
unique among science and management graduate programs by providing a
strong foundation in sustainability management while offering an
opportunity to specialize in a management or science stream
IMI is the hub for sector-specific management education at UTM. For
details please visit: http://ift.tt/1qGItxk.
The appointment will be at UTM, which has a strong interdisciplinary
commitment to teaching and research, a multicultural student body of
12,000 students, and a modern, spacious campus, where the appointee
will be expected to develop an externally funded research program.
The successful candidate will also hold a graduate faculty
appointment in the tri-campus Department of Geography and Program in
Planning at the University of Toronto, a department with strengths
and interdisciplinary linkages in physical and human geography and
the environment. Active participation in the UTM Geography and
Environment undergraduate programs, as well as in the graduate
program of the Department of Geography and Program in Planning is
All qualified candidates are invited to apply online by visiting
Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a statement
outlining current and future research interests, examples of
publications, and materials supporting evidence of teaching quality
and experience.
All materials must be received by January 16, 2015 (no email
applications will be accepted). Any inquiries about the application
should be sent to the Department Chair, Professor Kathi Wilson, at
geography.utm@utoronto.ca. All application materials should be
submitted online. We recommend combining attached documents into one
or two files in PDF/MS Word format. Submission guidelines can be
found at: http://ift.tt/1lMXHdi.
Applicants should also ask three referees to send letters directly
to the Department via email geography.utm@utoronto.ca by the closing
Additional information on the Department can be obtained online at
The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within
its community and especially welcomes applications from visible
minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with
disabilities, members of sexual minority

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