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2020-2021 Jobs[edit | edit source]

Smith College (Northampton, Massachusetts, USA). We seek a candidate in Human Geography; the Ph.D. can be in geography or a related interdisciplinary environmental field.  The successful candidate will prioritize issues of justice, equity, and inclusion in the study of human-environment interactions. Strong candidates will possess spatial analysis skills and combine strengths in the natural and social sciences. Areas of interest could include, but are not limited to, public health; cities and urban development; and/or the food-water-energy nexus. 10/19/2020 TT, FT. Link to job ad . Updates:

Swarthmore College (Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, USA). The Swarthmore College program in Environmental Studies invites applications for an open-rank tenure-track position in Environmental Humanities with a focus on Native American and Indigenous Studies (NAIS). Teaching load is 2/2. This position will start in August 2021. TT, FT. Link to job ad . Updates:

University of Portland (Portland, Oregon, USA). Assistant Professor of Environmental Policy. A Ph.D. in Environmental Policy or Public Policy with an environmental focus, or in any other field with evidence of expertise in environmental policy is required. A commitment to undergraduate teaching is essential, ideally supported by past evidence of effective teaching at any level. 10/15/2020. TT, FT Link to job ad . Updates: 

Yale NUS (Singapore, Singapore). Environmental Social Scientist. Candidates who employ quantitative methods in the study of human-environment interactions, including societal responses to climate change, are especially welcome. 9/21/2020. TT, FT Link to Job ad . Updates:

Yale University (New Haven, Connecticut, USA). School of the Environment. Assistant or Associate in Environmental Policy and Governance. Applicants should have a growing record of accomplishments, or show promise thereof, of empirically-based research in environmental politics and institutions, international relations, global governance, sustainable development, political economy, or other areas related to environmental and natural resource policy and governance. 9/15/2020. TT, FT Link to Job ad . Updates:

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