Assistant Professor (2 openings) — San Jose State University
The Department of Environmental Studies at San José State University invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions. Successful applicants will have a doctorate in an appropriate field inenvironmental studies focused on the science and/or policy of climate change, biodiversity/conservation, environmental economics, sustainable energy resources, sustainable water resources, or sustainable agriculture. A wide range of relevant backgrounds will be considered. Applicants must have a strong background in quantitative or qualitative research methods and should have applied their training to environmental problem-solving and sustainability issues. International experience and outlook is an asset.
Review begins October 15, 2017.
Assistant Professor — University of California, Los Angeles
The Department of Urban Planning and the Institute of the Environment and Sustainability at UCLA invite applicants for a tenure-track faculty position in Justice and the Environment. We understand justice in the environment broadly and welcome applicants with research interests in institutions, policies, social and cultural practices, and economies that influence the equity of environmental outcomes with respect to social, racial andcultural divisions. Research focus areas might include analysis of risk and vulnerability; urban environmental governance, institutions, and justice; the intersection of urban environmental justice with human rights, migration, labor, or technology; environmental justice in relation to class, gender, and race; environmental justice in relation to formal and informal urbanism; and climate justice.
Review begins November 13, 2017.