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Department Summary The Environmental Studies Program (ENVS) is an interdisciplinary program in the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) at the University of Oregon (UO). The program offers undergraduate majors in Environmental Studies and Environmental Science, a minor in Environmental Studies and supports the Food studies minor, a master’s in Environmental Studies and a PhD in Environmental Science, Studies and Policy.
Currently, ENVS has approximately 31 graduate students, 336 Environmental Studies majors, 280 Environmental Science majors, 77 Environmental Studies minors and 35 Food Studies minors. Graduate and undergraduate seminars, courses and internships are offered through the program. A committee of faculty members advises the program director, who determines program direction and policy.
Additionally, many faculty from various disciplines (with environmentally-related research interests) provide program support by teaching courses, participating on committees and advising students. The office manager serves as a liaison between the governing faculty and the office staff.
Position Summary The Environmental Studies Program at the University of Oregon seeks qualified applicants for its open instructor pool. The pool is for part-time, temporary, limited duration teaching appointments not to exceed one year, but with the possibility of renewal for up to a total of three years.
Potential areas of expertise include environmental science sustainable resource development, environmental health, ecological sustainability, environmental justice, and environmental related areas.
Minimum Requirements • Master’s degree in Environmental Studies or related field. • Professional experience in one or more of the content areas listed above. • Demonstrated ability or potential for quality teaching.
Professional Competencies • Commitment to working effectively with students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds. • Demonstrated ability or potential for quality teaching.
Preferred Qualifications • Previous successful experience with the course(s) and relevant experience in university-level instruction.
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