Lecturer, Environmental Sciences (Faculty Wage)

Employer
University of Virginia
Location
Charlottesville City, Virginia, US
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 10, 2021
Closes
Jun 14, 2021
Ref
2241950340
Discipline
Other
Employment Type
Full time
Salary Type
Salary
Unit Paid Faculty teach additional courses on an as needed basis
The University of Virginia Department of Environmental Sciences seeks applications to fill a non-tenure track instructional position during the 2021-2022 academic year. The subject area of particular need is physical geology. The sole instructional responsibilities will be to teach the lecture course "EVSC 2800: Fundamentals of Geology" and supervise 4-5 laboratory sections of "EVSC 2801: Fundamentals of Geology Laboratory" that will be taught by teaching assistants in the fall and spring semesters.
Compensation is $8,000 per course. Compensation will take the form of wages. A terminal degree is expected and preferred but not required. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching.
To apply, please submit an application online through Workday at https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs and electronically attach the following: (1) a current CV; (2) cover letter that addresses scientific training, prior teaching experience, and commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive learning environment; (3) complete contact information for three professional references that can support the applicant's effectiveness as an instructor; and, (4) student evaluations from prior courses the applicant has taught, if any. Search on posting R0024773.
Applications will be considered beginning May 29, 2021 and continuing until the position has been filled.
Questions regarding the position or the online application process should be directed to the Chair of the Department of Environmental Sciences, Howard Epstein, at hee2b@virginia.edu.
UVA assists faculty spouses and partners seeking employment in the Charlottesville area. To learn more please visit https://dualcareer.virginia.edu/ . For more information about UVA and the Charlottesville community please see http://www.virginia.edu/life/charlottesville and https://embarkcva.com/ (https://dualcareer.virginia.edu/) .
The University will perform online background checks on all new hires prior to making a final offer of employment (FSAKA).
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician's Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
Education: Master's or terminal degree
Experience: None
Licensure: None
PHYSICAL DEMANDS
This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings, and programs.
The University of Virginia, i ncluding the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician's Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.
The University of Virginia is an iconic public institution of higher education, boasting nationally ranked schools and programs, diverse and distinguished faculty, a major academic medical center, and proud history as a renowned research university.
In January of 1819, the Commonwealth of Virginia's General Assembly chartered what would become the University of Virginia. Entering our third century, the University has served Virginia, the nation, and the world by: educating responsible citizen-leaders; advancing, preserving, and disseminating knowledge; and providing world-class patient care. These responsibilities are enduring and continue to inspire our efforts.
The UVA Health System is renowned for providing outstanding patient care, educating tomorrow's health care leaders, and discovering new and better ways to treat diseases. The UVA Medical Center and Physicians Group, School of Medicine, and School of Nursing are recognized for their excellence in patient care, education, and research.
At UVA, we offer a rich collection of benefits, which have long been recognized and valued for their comprehensiveness and competitiveness in the market. In addition to a robust array of traditional benefits such as health care, time off, and retirement, UVA offers an array of other benefits and services to support faculty, staff, and UVA Health team members with their personal and family needs.
We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and welcome diversity in all forms. For more information on the University of Virginia and the surrounding area, visit our Why UVA (https://hr.virginia.edu/careers-uva/why-uva) and Why Charlottesville (https://hr.virginia.edu/careers-uva/why-charlottesville) webpages

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