The Irving K. Barber School of Arts and Sciences (IKBSAS) at the University of British Columbia, Okanagan campus, invites applications for a tenure-track appointment in Environmental Sociology, with specialization in Food, Food Security, and/or Climate Change at the rank of Assistant Professor. The position will be held in the Department of History and Sociology and is expected to start on July 1, 2019.
We are seeking candidates with scholarly interest and expertise in environmental sociology, with an additional program of active research in food, food security and/or climate change. Candidates must have a PhD in Sociology, a strong record of research productivity, and proven ability to attract external funding. They must also demonstrate a commitment to student mentoring and supervision; an established record of excellence in undergraduate teaching and learning; and evidence of, or interest in, effective graduate teaching appropriate to career stage. They are also expected to show evidence of commitment to equity, diversity, inclusion, and the promotion of a respectful, collegial, and conducive learning and working environment.
The application deadline is September 14, 2018. For more details and to apply, please visit the job website.