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From: Cashore, Benjamin [email@example.com] Sent: August 22, 2011 9:01 AM To: Cashore, Benjamin Subject: Job Opportunity: Faculty in Political Science or Sociology, Yale's School of Forestry & Environmental Studies
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Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies Job Opportunity: Faculty Position in Political Science or Sociology
Yale's School of Forestry & Environmental Studies has an open-rank, tenure-track opening for a social scientist trained within political science, sociology, or a related discipline, whose research and teaching address the human dimensions of environmental and resource stewardship. Ideal candidates will have an outstanding scholarly record and will also demonstrate potential for collaborating with natural and physical scientists within the School and more broadly at Yale. Candidates should have strong expertise in such fields as: the policy-making process; science policy relations; international or comparative environmental governance; environmental institutions and movements; and public administration.
We seek candidates who apply disciplinary and interdisciplinary approaches to significant environmental challenges such as: conservation and protected area management; food security and agriculture; urban/rural relations; land use change; environmental justice; climate change; energy; water; North-South issues; environmental security; or societal responses to risk, hazard, and pollution.
The successful candidate will be expected to develop an internationally recognized research program that involves graduate students, to work across disciplinary boundaries in a collegial environment, and to teach both graduate and undergraduate classes.
Deadline: October 31, 2011 To Apply: Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information of four references via email with the subject line "Environment Faculty Searches – Social Scientist" to firstname.lastname@example.org or via surface mail to:
Environment Faculty Searches – Social Scientist c/o Pilar Montalvo, Dean's Office Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies 195 Prospect Street New Haven, CT 06511
Prior to applying, candidates should explore the School's website (www.environment.yale.edu) and consider how their expertise can strengthen or complement the strengths of the existing faculty of the School.
Applications received by October 31, 2011 will receive full consideration. Senior faculty applications considered under exceptional circumstances. For more information about the position, contact Assistant Dean Pilar Montalvo at email@example.com.
Disclosure: Yale University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Men and women of diverse racial/ethnic backgrounds and cultures are encouraged to apply.