skip to main content

Society for Social Studies of Science

The STS Profession

Announcements

Events

Calls for Papers

Positions

Fellowships & Postdocs

Submitting items to 4S and Technoscience Updates

Please email items for the 4S “Profession” pages and the Technoscience Updates newsletter to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Items may be edited for length. Please include a URL for the complete and authoritative information.

The monthly deadline for inclusion in the newsletter is the 15th.

Assistant Professors and Instructors in Global Sustainability, University of South Florida

http://www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/careers/

Updated: October 24 2017

Deadline: December 1 2017 & December 30 2017

Assistant Professor - Tenure Earning Multiple Positions
The Patel College of Global Sustainability at the University of South Florida is searching for innovative scholars, who want to work within an interdisciplinary team committed to addressing the social, economic and environmental challenges of local and global communities for achieving sustainable development that is just and equitable. The focus of teaching and research is in: Renewable Energy, Water, Climate Change, Food Security, Sustainable Enterprise & Innovation, Sustainability Policy, Sustainable Engineering, Sustainable Transportation, Sustainable Urbanization, Biodiversity, Coastal & Marine Ecosystems, Environment & Health, Earth System Modeling, and related fields.

Successful candidates will have a PhD (ABDs accepted PhD required by August 1, 2018) in an appropriate field related to global sustainability with a focus on at least two or more areas of global sustainability listed above from accredited reputable institutions with proven ability to work across disciplinary boundaries on innovative projects that move knowledge into practice. Completed application packet will include a cover letter, 3 letters of recommendation and updated academic CV. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2017 and short-listed candidates will be invited to campus starting mid-January 2018. Appointments will be effective August 7, 2018.

Teaching/Instructors (Multiple Positions)
The Patel College of Global Sustainability at the University of South Florida is searching for highly-motivated full-time instructors to join an interdisciplinary core faculty. Instructors are sought in fields that include: Renewable Energy, Water, Climate Change, Food Security, Sustainable Enterprise & Innovation, Sustainability Policy, Sustainable Engineering, Sustainable Transportation, Sustainable Urbanization, Biodiversity, Coastal & Marine Ecosystems, Environment & Health, Earth System Modeling, and related fields. Demonstrated teaching experience at the graduate level with excellent teaching evaluations are required.

Successful candidates will have a PhD (ABDs accepted PhD required by August 1, 2018) in an appropriate field related to global sustainability with a focus on at least two or more areas of global sustainability listed above from accredited reputable institutions with proven ability to work across disciplinary boundaries on innovative projects that move knowledge into practice. Completed application packet will include a cover letter, 3 letters of recommendation and updated academic CV. Application due by December 30, 2017 and review of applications will begin shortly thereafter. Appointments will be effective August 7, 2018.

Salary and benefits for both positions are highly competitive, depending on experience and qualifications.

For more details for each position and how to apply, visit the website Careers@USF: http://www.usf.edu/work-at-usf/careers/