[ECOLOG-L] Assistant or Associate Professor of Natural Resource Management, Michigan Tech

Assistant or Associate Professor of Natural Resource Management
School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science
Michigan Technological University

Michigan Technological University invites applications for Assistant or Associate Professor of
Natural Resource Management in the School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science.
This is a nine month, tenure track position at the assistant or associate professor level with the
appointment to begin in August 2015. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and
experience. The candidate is expected to develop a nationally and internationally recognized,
externally funded research program involving masters and doctoral students centered on
integrated natural resource management, with specific expertise in one or more of the following
areas: forest, wildlife, watershed, or recreation management; human dimensions; natural
resource economics, planning, or policy; and ecosystem services. Teaching responsibilities are:
a senior-level course in natural resource management, a graduate course in the candidate’s area
of interest, and coordinating a senior-level integrated resource assessment (Capstone) course.
Degree programs currently offered are: Forestry, Wildlife Ecology and Management, Applied
Ecology and Environmental Science, and a new degree in Natural Resource Management is
being developed. The School employs 24 tenure-track and 8 research faculty, 23 research
professionals, and 14 administrative staff, and has 155 undergraduate and 75 graduate students.

A Ph.D. in a field related to natural resource management is required at the time of appointment.
Extramural grant-writing experience and a background in interdisciplinary resource management
are strongly desired. Apply on line at: http://HTTPS://www.jobs.mtu.edu/postings/2517
to upload a cover letter, curriculum vita, a one
page statement of research interests and experience in securing extramural support, a one page
statement of teaching philosophy, selected reprints, and contact information for three (3)
reference providers. Address questions to Search Committee Chair Marty Jurgensen at
mfjurgen@mtu.edu.

Review of applications will begin February 15, 2015 and continue until an appropriate candidate
is selected.

Regards,
Yvette Dickinson

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Assistant Professor
School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science
Michigan Technological University
170 UJ Noblet Forestry Building
1400 Townsend Dr
Houghton, Michigan 49931-1295

yldickin@mtu.edu
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