Instructor/Assistant Professor in the Department of Forest and Natural Resources Management – Ranger School
The State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF), Ranger School at Wanakena, NY, invites applications for an academic-year, tenure-track position at the rank of Instructor or Assistant Professor (depending upon qualifications).
The selected individual will teach sophomore-level technical courses in land surveying for three Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) programs: land surveying technology, environmental and natural resources conservation, and forestry technology. In addition, this individual will teach specialized courses in computer aided drafting and design, survey law, and other courses as needed. All courses include both lecture and lab components, and most incorporate outdoor field exercises. The successful candidate will assist in teaching other courses as needed, provide academic advisement, student supervision and supervision of student organizations, participate in administrative and service activities, including faculty meetings and program assessment workshops, conduct annual advisory committee meetings, hold office hours at least one evening per week, conduct outdoor field exercises, develop excellence in teaching and scholarship, and work effectively as a member of a faculty team to continually update and improve the content and delivery of the Ranger School programs. We are particularly interested in candidates with a commitment to diversity and inclusiveness in research, teaching and service activities.
The Ranger School, located in the northwestern Adirondack Mountains, offers programs focused on technical “on-the-ground applications” in the framework of professional forestry, natural resources, and surveying. Following a freshman year at other campuses, students complete their two-year degree at the 2,800-acre Ranger School campus. Many students incorporate their Ranger School training as part of a four-year B.S. program in forestry, natural resources management or closely related field of study. Our graduates are employed by a wide array of forestry, surveying and natural resource management organizations.
Salary commensurate with qualifications, excellent benefits package, On-campus housing is also available at a modest cost. For a detailed position description and to apply, please visit our website: http://www.esf.edu/hr
EOE/AA including Veterans and Disabled