Assistant professor / lecturer
The Department of Natural Resources and the Environment seeks a dynamic, engaged scholar to serve as Visiting Assistant Professor in Forest and Environmental Economics for a three-year, term-limited position.
The successful candidate will bring expertise in Forest Economics, and Environmental Economics, or a closely related field. The ideal candidate has a doctorate in Forestry Economics, Resource Economics, Environmental Economics, or similar discipline. Exceptional applicants that are all-but-dissertation may be considered. The ideal candidate will also demonstrate evidence of teaching and research excellence. Advancing diversity, equity, and inclusivity goals of the institution, and a strong record of mentoring at undergraduate and/or graduate levels are also desired. Duties of the position include teaching 2 courses per year in the first year, and 3 courses per year thereafter, in support of the Environmental and Resource Economics, Forestry, and Environmental Conservation and Sustainability programs; advising undergraduate students; engaging in Departmental and program governance; conducting research within the scholar’s areas of expertise; and engaging in other outreach or scholarly activities as appropriate.
Review of applications will begin November 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.
Applicants should be prepared to provide the following at the time of application: a cover letter, CV/resume, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, and student evaluations of prior teaching. Applicants may also submit optional scholarly documents in support of their application.
Letters of Reference will be required at finalist stage.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Questions regarding this position can be directed to Dr. Heidi Asbjornsen, Chair of the Search Committee (Heidi.Asbjornsen@unh.edu).
Acceptable Minimum Qualifications
-PhD or ABD in Forestry Economics, Resource
Economics, Environmental Economics, or
Additional Preferred Qualifications
-Demonstrated experience in teaching and
-Demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity,
Salary is complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off.