Assistant Professor of Environmental Health, Dickinson College

Carlisle, PA

Job Title: Assistant Professor of Environmental Health

Organization: Dickinson College 

Overview: The Environmental Studies Department at Dickinson College invites applications for a tenure track position in Environmental Health. We seek an interdisciplinary scientist who studies the distribution of or human exposure to environmental hazards and the subsequent public health implications. Areas of interest include, but are not limited to: climate change, air and water pollution, toxic chemicals or infectious diseases. GISand other geospatial skills are advantageous. We are particularly interested in candidates who investigate environmental health disparities (e.g., by race, class, gender, etc.) and who connect their science to the broader world through conversation with affected communities and/or policy makers.

The successful candidate will teach an introductory level environmental science lecture and laboratory course, upper level courses in their area of interest, and First Year and Senior Seminars, all in rotation with existing faculty. The candidate will be expected to initiate an active scholarly agenda, provide research opportunities for Dickinson students, and build on our strong community-based teaching and research programs. The ability to create inclusive learning environments for an increasingly diverse student body will be an important characteristic of the successful candidate.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Candidates should have a Ph.D. or be near completion of a Ph.D.

Application Review: December 20, open until filled 

Start Date: July 1, 2021

Salary/pay: Salary and benefits are competitive and commensurate with qualifications 

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