Lecturer, Environmental Science & Ecology
The Center for Earth and Environmental Science (CEES) at the State
University of New York, College at Plattsburgh, seeks to fill a Lecturer
position in environmental science and ecology, effective August 2016. The
successful candidate will be committed to excellence in teaching and service
in an institution dedicated primarily to undergraduate education. He or she
will be expected to demonstrate an understanding of and sensitivity to
diversity and gender issues, as SUNY Plattsburgh is committed to ensuring
that its graduates are educated to succeed in an increasingly complex,
multicultural, and interdependent world.
Responsibilities include: Teaching 12 contact hours per semester from the
following courses: Wetland Ecology and Management, Field Ecology, Forest
Ecology and Management, Plant Ecology, General Ecology with lab, or
Restoration Ecology. Both Forest Ecology and Wetland Ecology are full-day
immersive field courses taught in the fall semester as part of the Applied
Environmental Science Program at the William H. Miner Institute. CEES
classes are traditionally field-based and take advantage of the natural
resources of the Lake Champlain-Adirondack region.
Required Qualifications: M.S. or Ph.D. in an ecological discipline is
required at time of appointment. The successful candidate will have
demonstrated an ability to work effectively and collegially with faculty,
staff, and administrators.
Preferred Qualifications: Candidates with a Ph.D. in an ecological science
or a related field with expertise in wetland and forest ecology and
management are preferred. Preference will be given to candidates with
documented evidence of college-level teaching effectiveness.
SUNY Plattsburgh is an equal opportunity employer, committed to excellence
through diversity. As an equal opportunity employer and a government
contractor subject to VEVRAA, SUNY Plattsburgh complies with hiring
regulations regarding sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, age
and veteran status.
Salary: $40,000 minimum, plus excellent benefits. Review of applications
will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Application materials received by June 3 will be guaranteed full
consideration. Please apply to http://ift.tt/1To9kcp and
include a cover letter, resume/CV, and contact information for three current
professional references. Official transcripts from an accredited institution
will be required prior to employment.