Assistant Professor of Natural Resources (Tenure-Track)

first_imgOSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon invites applications for afull-time 1.0 FTE, 9-month tenure-track, Assistant Professorstarting on September 16, 2021.  Duties include conductingresearch and external funding, teaching and advising students andproviding service to OSU-Cascades and OSU community. Requirements include an earned doctoral degree in Natural Resourcesor closely related field completed by time of appointment,demonstrated ability to effective teach undergraduate courses,record of scholarly activity, experience mentoring students, and ademonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.Preference will be given to candidates with evidence of teachingand research in ecosystem resilience, translational ecology,climate change response, or coupled human and ecological systems;ability to develop a collaborative research program that willcompliment current research areas and efforts on-going at OSU andOSU-Cascades; evidence of effective teaching and mentoring;evidence of facilitating undergraduate experiential learning;strong evidence of university, department, or program leadership;demonstrated capacity for creating an inclusive cultural andintellectual environment.To apply, submit letter of interest, curriculum vitae,diversity statement, statement of research and statement ofteaching to,posting P04257UF by May 14, 2021 for full consideration.Diversity, equity and inclusion are foundational values thatguide all aspects of the university’s operations. Instruction willbe delivered with a commitment to providing equal learningopportunities to students with diverse backgrounds and variedlearning styles.OSU-Cascades, located in Bend, Oregon, is a campus of OregonState University. Established in 2001, OSU-Cascades currentlyenrolls more than 1,200 students in bachelor’s and master’s degreeprograms. The campus expanded to a four-year university in 2015,opened its 10-acre campus in fall 2016, and the Oregon legislatureapproved additional funding in 2017 and 2018 for continued campusexpansion, which is currently in progress. The campus has ambitiousenrollment goals to reach 3,000 students and is engaged in buildinga culturally diverse and community-centric educationalenvironment.OSU is an AA/EOE/Vets/Disabledlast_img read more