Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Science, Scripps College

Claremont, CA

Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Environmental Science

Organization: The Environmental Science Program of Claremont McKenna, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges

Position Overview: The Environmental Science Program of Claremont McKenna, Pitzer, and Scripps Colleges seeks to hire a visiting professor to begin August 2021. The successful candidate will teach in the Introduction to Environmental Science lecture and lab sequence in each of the Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 semesters, together with an upper division course in their area of specialty. There are opportunities to direct undergraduate research projects. This position is full-time and is a one-year appointment.  Rank will be either Visiting Assistant Professor or Visiting Professor, depending on experience. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in a relevant discipline (Biology, Chemistry, Environmental or Earth sciences) and prior teaching experience is strongly preferred.

How to apply & application deadline: Upload: (1) a cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a statement of your proposed approach to teaching science in a liberal arts setting, (4) a statement on promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in a liberal arts environment, and (5) the names and email addresses of three references.  Please have your references upload reference letters to the following email address: environmentalsciencesearch@scrippscollege.edu.  Inquiries regarding the position may be emailed to Professor Donald McFarlane at dmcfarlane@kecksci.claremont.edu. Additional information about the department may be found at www.kecksci.claremont.edu. Review of applications will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled. To view the full job description as well as how to apply, click here