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Position Faculty Chair Forest Conservation, University of Montana
The University of Montana (Missoula) is seeking applications for the W.A. Franke Endowed Faculty Chair in Forest Conservation, housed in the Department of Forest Management in the W.A. Franke College of Forestry and Conservation. This is an open-rank, tenurable position to begin fall 2022. Candidates should be experienced or rising scholars who conduct research at the nexus of forest conservation finance and economics, climate, and carbon. The successful candidate will advance the Department's goal to provide innovation and leadership in forest-based natural climate solutions. We seek candidates who embody our institutional values (collegiality, community, diversity, excellence, honesty, integrity, passion) and who will advance our commitment to equity and inclusion. We welcome applications from candidates with core disciplinary training in the biophysical or social sciences who possess expertise and a record of scholarship focused on economic aspects of forest-based natural climate solutions.

See http://bit.ly/3203umjobs for details and application instructions. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Priority Application Date is February 13.

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Position Assistant Professor Environmental Social Science, University of Montana
The W.A. Franke College of Forestry and Conservation at the University of Montana, Missoula seeks applicants for an Assistant Professor of Environmental Social Science. This is a nine-month, tenure-track position in the Department of Society and Conservation to begin August 2022 with duties allocated across research and scholarship, teaching, and service. We seek a colleague to join and expand a department of interdisciplinary social scientists dedicated to robust scholarly engagement and the delivery of social science education aimed at addressing our most pressing human-environment challenges. The successful candidate will teach courses in their area(s) of expertise to support our new, innovative, and interdisciplinary undergraduate major 'Environmental Science and Sustainability,' as well as teach and advise M.S. and Ph.D. students across several graduate degree options.

We welcome applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds, perspectives, and disciplinary training, including those from fields such as sociology, geography, psychology, political science, anthropology, and/or other social science disciplines and interdisciplinary fields. We strongly encourage applications from scholars who do not see themselves historically represented in academia. We seek candidates who are interested in engaging College colleagues in actively building diversity, equity, and inclusion into all facets of our work, including in research, teaching, and engagement. Our department values multiple approaches to social science inquiry, embraces interdisciplinary collaboration, and thus we seek candidates with methodological expertise across qualitative, quantitative, mixed, and/or novel approaches. We are interested in applicants with expertise in a wide array of subject areas, including but not limited to Indigenous studies, sustainability science, international conservation and development, human dimensions of natural resources, political ecology, environmental justice, other critical human-environment approaches, and/or research that engages stakeholders and underrepresented communities with social justice and equity implications.

Please see full job advertisement for details on how to apply: bit.ly/3201umjobs.

Priority application date: February 6th, 2021

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Announcement Application open for grad courses in 15 countries
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Now accepting applications for 2022

OXFORD, Ohio (Sept. 1, 2021) - Miami University's Project Dragonfly is accepting applications for 2022 Earth Expeditions graduate courses that offer extraordinary experiences in 15 countries throughout the world. http://EarthExpeditions.MiamiOH.edu

Earth Expeditions can build toward the Global Field Program (GFP), a master's degree that combines summer field courses worldwide with web learning communities so that students can complete the GFP master's part-time from anywhere in the United States or abroad. http://GFP.MiamiOH.edu

Project Dragonfly also offers the Advanced Inquiry Program (AIP) master's degree that combines web instruction from Miami University with experiential learning and field study through several AIP Master Institutions in the U.S. Applications for Miami's 2022 cohorts are being accepted now with place-based experiences provided at zoos and botanical gardens in Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Denver, Jacksonville, New York, San Diego, Seattle, and St. Louis. http://AIP.MiamiOH.edu

Graduate tuition for all programs is greatly reduced because of support from Miami University.
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