The Department of Geography at Northern Illinois University invites
applications for an anticipated Visiting Assistant Professor position. We
seek a broadly trained biogeographer/physical geographer. The successful
candidate will contribute to the Geography and Environmental Studies
programs. Strong quantitative and spatial analysis skills desired.
Appointment will be for the 2016-2017 academic year. A Ph.D. is required at
the time of appointment.
Review of applications will begin on May 31, 2016. Preference will be given
to applications received prior to that date; however applications will
continue to be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled. Submit a
letter of application; a curriculum vita; available evidence of teaching
experience and teaching quality; publications or examples of writing; and
arrange to have at least three letters of reference sent to: VAP-geog Search
in care of firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northern Illinois University is a 20,000-student research university in
DeKalb, Illinois, a diverse community of 50,000 with a low cost of living.
Information on the Department of Geography is available at
http://ift.tt/1Te8WdG. The Environmental Studies Program is associate
with the NIU Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability, and
Energy, http://www.niu.edu/ese, an interdisciplinary institute involving
faculty from across the university.
NIU’s Department of Geography is interested in and values candidates who
have experience working with students from diverse backgrounds.