Professor of Practice

New Orleans, Louisiana
Nov 13, 2018
Jan 12, 2019
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Tulane University’s Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences seeks to fill a Professor of Practice teaching position to begin in July 2019, with the expectation that the first courses will be taught in Fall 2019. The position is a non-tenured, full-time academic year (nine month) teaching position with renewable 3-year appointments. The responsibilities of this position include teaching undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses, possibly graduate level courses, and service to the educational mission of the department and university. Opportunities exist for advising undergraduate research and development of service-learning courses.  A doctoral degree in an environmental science or related field is required. Applicants should be able to teach introductory courses in environmental geosciences and advanced courses in their area of expertise.


 A doctoral degree in an environmental science or related field is required.

Application Instructions

Applications are due December 31 and review will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, any previous teaching evaluations or other evidence of teaching excellence, and contact information for three references familiar with the applicant’s teaching abilities. 

Questions regarding the position can be addressed to Dr. Nancye Dawers (