Visiting Faculty Position
Department of Environmental Studies
Antioch University New England, Keene, NH
Status: Fulltime, 1-yr Faculty Position
Start date: Fall 2016
The Department of Environmental Studies at Antioch University New England
(AUNE) seeks applicants for a full-time, 1-year faculty appointment in its
innovative, interdisciplinary graduate department with programs leading to
Master’s and Doctoral degrees in Environmental Studies.
We seek a collaborative and highly motivated faculty member who is
enthusiastic about innovative and interdisciplinary teaching and learning.
The successful candidate should have a PhD in landscape ecology,
physical/biogeography, conservation biology or related fields. The desired
candidate will have a track record of quality teaching, professional
collaboration, applied research and community engagement.
The position requires engagement with student learning, teaching
face-to-face and hybrid courses (weekday and weekend delivery models with a
combination of classroom and on-line learning). Teaching and advising load
is equivalent to 24 credit hours per academic year (1-2 courses per
semester, plus advising). The selected candidate will manage the AUNE
Center of Spatial Analysis and Remote Sensing, and teach graduate courses
such as introductory, advanced and applied GIS, and biostatistics. Active
engagement in student learning via classes, individual advising on data
analysis and feedback on written work is required. Active participation in
all faculty meetings is expected.
The University, Campus, and Department
Antioch University (AU) is a singularly accredited, multi-campus,
coast-to-coast institution of higher learning that provides learner-centered
education to empower students with the knowledge and skills to lead
meaningful lives and to advance social, economic, and environmental justice.
AUNE, one of AU’s five regional campuses, uses a distinctive graduate
education pedagogy that mixes rigor with experiential learning and social
The Department of Environmental Studies educates visionary, pragmatic
leaders in a collaborative interdisciplinary setting, founded on academic
excellence and the principles of environmental justice and sustainability.
Visit our website for more information about AUNE and the Environmental
The Application Instructions
To apply, send in PDF format as a single document a cover letter (i.e.,
statement of interest), curriculum vitae, and separate statements of one’s
teaching philosophy and research interests, and the contact information of
three references to HR.AUNE@antioch.edu with “ES Visiting Faculty Search” in
the subject line. Application review will begin August 5, 2016 and continue
until the position is filled.
AUNE is committed to providing a learning and work environment free from
discrimination and harassment. Programs, activities, and employment are
available with equal opportunity for all and without discrimination on the
basis of race, age, color, gender, gender identity, ancestry, religion,
national origin, sexual orientation, family status, or disability. The
campus is a smoke-free environment.
All applications must be United States citizens or eligible to work in the
For more information about the position, contact Professor Peter A.
Palmiotto, Department of Environmental Studies, at email@example.com.