Leturer, Natural Resource Ecology #12653-Arizona

Agency
Arizona State University
Location
ASU, Polytechnic Campus, Mesa, AZ
Job Category
Faculty Appointments
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Start Date
07/01/2019
Last Date to Apply
12/17/2018
Website
https://cisa.asu.edu/
Description
The successful candidate will provide instruction in the Applied Biological Sciences (Natural Resources Ecology) degree program. Courses will be on subject matter such as: Ecological Restoration, Rangeland Ecosystem Management, Wildland Plant Identification, Ecosystem Management and Planning, Wildland Fire Ecology and General Biology. Course assignments are at the graduate/undergraduate levels, and may occur in a variety of modalities (online, on-ground, hybrid), on the Polytechnic campus in Mesa, Arizona. The course load is determined by the faculty head and typically consist of four classes per semester. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in service to the institution, college, unit and profession as appropriate. Such participation includes coaching the Range Plant Identification Team and participating on committees. This is a full-time, benefits-eligible, non-tenure eligible position renewable on an academic year basis contingent upon satisfactory performance, availability of resources, and the needs of the university.
Qualifications
Required Qualifications: - PhD in Applied Biology, Ecology, Range, Plant Sciences, or related fields at time of appointment - Working knowledge, field experience, and training in ecology and management of rangelands and other natural resources - Evidence of teaching effectiveness - Excellent English written and spoken communication skills - Stated commitment meeting the needs of diverse student populations and/or reaching out to diverse communities Desired Qualifications: -Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a team environment - Curriculum development expertise - Experience teaching online courses - Experience in working with federal land management agencies as well as state and private organizations who have a role in the management of natural resources - Experience working with students on internships, honors theses or other non-traditional projects - Demonstrated ability to articulate natural resource science within and outside the classroom to diverse audiences - Experience in course management systems such as Canvas Application Procedure: To apply, visit https://cisa.asu.edu/jobs and upload your application as one combined .pdf document under job number 12653. Only electronic submissions will be reviewed. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications must contain: 1. A letter of interest outlining their scholarly agenda and qualifications and experience as it relates to the position 2. Curriculum vitae 3. Statement of teaching philosophy 4. Evidence of teaching effectiveness 5. Information for three professional references (their position, title, e-mail, phone number)
Contact Person
Eddie Alford
Contact Phone
(602) 363-3860 or Eddie.Alford@asu.edu
Contact eMail
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