Tenure Track Assistant Professor
Company: The University of Findlay
Location: Findlay, OH
Date Posted: March 13, 2018
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Employment Type: Full time
Tenure Track Assistant Professor
About the Position
The University of Findlay is seeking an experienced, dynamic environmental scientist for a full- time, tenure track faculty position. The position will be an integral part of the University’s nationally-recognized, EHAC and ABET/ANSAC accredited, Environmental, Safety and Occupational Health Management Department, which offers bachelors of science, degree completion, and master’s degree programs both domestically and abroad. This position will join a growing department of six-full time and three part-time faculty who have a combined 250 years of industry and teaching experience.
The University of Findlay’s environmental program is the only bachelor’s degree program in the nation to be both ABET-ANSAC and EHAC accredited and the graduate program also holds EHAC accreditation. Instructional facilities dedicated industrial hygiene, ventilation and environmental science labs, a newly renovated faculty and student research lab, in addition to the All Hazards Training Center, which provides training to thousands of industry professionals each year.
The University is committed to the education of diverse students and enrolls students from nearly 40 nations and most US states. The City of Findlay, just south of Toledo and located approximately 1.5 hours from Columbus, Dayton and Detroit, has been designated a "dreamtown" by Demographics Daily, repeatedly named one of the top 20 micropolitan areas (small towns) in the United States by Site Selection magazine and is the only municipality in Ohio to be selected three times as one of the 100 Best Communities for Young People by America's Promise.
The ideal candidate possesses a Ph.D. degree in environmental science, or related discipline and professional experience in environmental sustainability. Teaching expectations include undergraduate and graduate core and elective courses in the area of environmental health/environmental science and one or more undergraduate sustainability related courses.
Professional experience in multiple areas of environmental health related to the teaching assignment, specialized credentials in environmental health science, undergraduate- and graduate-level online teaching experience, preferred. Rank and salary are commensurate with credentials and qualifications.
The program is committed to student-centered education, professional development and scholarship, with a strong emphasis put on serving as a mentor and research support for undergraduate research fields.
How to Apply
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position(s) is filled. The UF Employment Application may be found on the website at:
The application should include a cover letter; current Curriculum Vitae; statement of teaching philosophy; contact information for three professional references, and a Faculty Application. Send to: Human Resources, The University of Findlay 1000 N. Main Street Findlay, Ohio 45840. Materials may also be emailed to HR@findlay.edu. Make sure to indicate that the application is for the “Environmental Sciences – 2018439”. The University of Findlay is an equal opportunity employer and educator. For more information on The University of Findlay, visit http://www.findlay.edu.
The University of Findlay is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer Male/Female/Disabled/Vet.