Assistant Professor (tenure track) in Environmental Sustainability, Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Carbondale, IL

Job Title: Assistant Professor

Organization: Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Duties: Duties include the following: teaching a mix of undergraduate and graduate courses, which may include introductory and advanced courses in sustainability, and other topics in the candidate’s area of expertise; service on M.S. and Ph.D. student committees; maintaining an active and successful research program that includes external research support; and appropriate service.

Desired qualifications: Applicants must possess an earned doctorate in Geography, Geology, or a closely related field. All degree requirements must be met by August 15, 2020. Applicants must show evidence of relevant teaching and research, including peer-reviewed publication. Applicants must have a professional record that establishes their external funding history and/or potential. Preference will be given to applicants with a focus on applied research in sustainability science that complements existing strengths in the School of Earth Systems and Sustainability. Post-doctoral experience is preferred.

Start and end dates: August 16, 2020; 9-month, continuing appointment

How to apply: Applications may be submitted electronically or by mail. Applications must include a cover letter describing sustainability-oriented teaching and research experience and goals, a CV, and a list of three references. Applicants should also include reprints of recent publications.

Materials can be sent electronically to or by mail to:

Justin Schoof, Director
School of Earth Systems and Sustainability Southern Illinois University Carbondale 1000 Faner Drive Mail Code 4514 Carbondale, Illinois 62901

Application deadline: October 15, 2019, or until filled