Geography Department: Environmental Geography
Position Details: Gustavus Adolphus College invites applications for a full-time, one-year position of Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography to begin September 1, 2015.
Minimum Required Qualifications: We seek candidates who have an earned doctorate in Geography (or a related field), but will consider candidates who have achieved ABD status. Candidates must have demonstrated excellence in teaching. A commitment to undergraduate teaching is essential.
Preferred Qualifications: We are interested in applicants who will complement our commitment to students and faculty from diverse cultural groups, and who will diversify the expertise and experiences represented in the department.
Major/Essential Functions: Primary teaching responsibilities will include courses in earth science and human-environment interactions such as Hydrology and Water Resources; Nature and Society; Introduction to Physical Geography; and a course in the instructor’s area of expertise.
Application and Institution Information: Electronic application is required; email application materials as PDFs to firstname.lastname@example.org. The application materials must include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, and transcripts (scanned copies acceptable). Three confidential letters of professional recommendation (sent directly from the reference or letter service) will be requested from finalists. The cover letter and letters of recommendation should be addressed to:
Dr. Anna Versluis, Chair
Department of Geography
Gustavus Adolphus College
800 W College Ave
Saint Peter, MN 56082-1498