Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University
Work places :
Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham NC or Marine
Laboratory, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Beaufort NC.
Apply now: https://apptrkr.com/3578807
See Job # 22644, 22646 and 22648
Planned start: July 2023
The Nicholas School of the Environment (NSOE) invites applications for a tenure-track position
positions at Assistant Professor level in three areas: Coastal/Marine Climate
To change; Geochemistry of Earth-Water-Air Systems; and spatial ecology and
Landscape-scale ecosystem management. These workstations are part of a cluster
climate-focused hiring initiative and contributing to the institution of Duke University-
broad commitment to combating climate change. We recognize that hiring in clusters can
promote intellectual synergy and provide support to new faculty from diverse
backgrounds. (Details of individual positions can be found on AcademicJobsOnline.)
We will consider joint appointments with other departments, institutes and centers
at Duke University. Appointments at levels above Assistant Professor will be
considered in exceptional cases.
We are strongly committed to diversifying our faculty and becoming a
inclusive and anti-racist community. Examples of ongoing programs to promote these
values can be found at DEI Nicholas School and DEI Marine Lab.
We are a vibrant university community with state-of-the-art facilities located on our main
campuses in Durham and at the Duke University Marine Laboratory in Beaufort, North Carolina.
We support academic programs for undergraduates, professional masters and doctorates
students. Our interdisciplinary fellowship encompasses basic and applied research
in the physical, biological and social sciences to address the complexity of the environment
challenges facing our society. We apply our research expertise to create solutions
the most pressing environmental and climate justice issues facing our world. We
encourage and support innovative research interests and entrepreneurial endeavors and
we are determined to translate these discoveries into new knowledge, technologies and
solutions that benefit society.
Required documents :
Full applications consist of:
1) One-page cover letter; 2) Curriculum Vitae; 3) Up to three publications or
manuscripts; 4) A statement of research interests, accomplishments and future
research plans (up to 2 pages); 5) A statement of teaching and mentoring activities or
plans (up to 2 pages); 6) A statement outlining contributions to promoting diversity,
equity and inclusion, including activities to date, and ideas for advancing equity and
inclusion in your academic portfolio at Duke (up to 2 pages); and 7) Names and Contacts
information for three people wishing to provide professional reference letters.
Research committees, advised by the NSOE Associate Dean for DEI, will begin
review of applications on December 1, 2022 and will continue until positions are filled.
Duke aspires to create a community based on collaboration, innovation, creativity and
belonging. Our collective success depends on a strong exchange of ideas, a
better exchange when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds and
experiences flourish. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the
the community feels safe and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are
respected and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a
responsibility to defend these values.
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to
provide employment opportunities regardless of age, color, disability,
genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexuality
orientation or veteran status. For complete non-discrimination from Duke University and
affirmative action policies see: https://oie.duke.edu/introduction-policies.
Applicants from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply. After
information on diversity, inclusion and
anti-racism work can be found at: sites.nicholas.duke.edu/diversity.