Lecturer- Ecological Modeling & Statistical Ecology

  • University of North Carolina
  • Chapel Hill, NC, United States
  • Apr 10, 2017
Full time Biology/Ecology Environmental Science/Engineering Faculty/Instructor

Job Description

Proposed Start Date 07/01/2017

Position Summary

The Department of Biology and the Curriculum in Environment and Ecology at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invite applications for the position of lecturer to begin in 2017-18.
The position is a nine-month appointment for an initial period of three years and is periodically renewable upon review. We seek a dedicated person who is prepared to teach in the areas of statistical ecology and ecological modeling, and to consult with trainees and faculty on ecological statistics and modeling. Preference will be given to candidates with teaching interests and experience along with consulting experience in these areas. The successful candidate will also work with other faculty, both within our units and with other units, to develop new courses. Teaching expectations are three courses per semester, including statistical consulting for ecological research among graduate students, post-docs, and faculty.

Collectively, our programs offer undergraduate degrees in biology, environmental science, environmental studies, and graduate degrees in ecology and biology. Our students and faculty are engaged in both field and laboratory experimental research. Statistical consulting involves providing advice on experimental design as well as post-collection data analysis. More detail about our programs may be found at http://bio.unc.edu/ and http://cee.unc.edu/
The Department of Biology and the Curriculum in Environment and Ecology are committed to increasing faculty diversity. The University is an Equal Opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Educational Requirements

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in a related field with demonstrated expertise and interest in ecology, biology, statistics, and modeling approaches.

Qualifications and Experience

We seek outstanding candidates who show promise of excellence in both teaching and service/advising at the college level. Instructional approaches using modern pedagogy are encouraged.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.

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