[NEES] Position Announcement: Lecturer-Program Coordinator with The Environmental Studies Program at Skidmore College

Another opportunity for our alums, especially those who are finishing up their masters.

From: North East Environmental Studies Group [NEES@listserv.ursinus.edu] on behalf of Michael Marx [mmarx@SKIDMORE.EDU]
Sent: Tuesday, April 03, 2012 11:40 AM
To: NEES@listserv.ursinus.edu
Subject: [NEES] Position Announcement: Lecturer-Program Coordinator with The Environmental Studies Program at Skidmore College

Dear NEES Colleagues,
Thank you for sharing our job announcement for a lecturer-Program Coordinator with Skidmore College’s Environmental Studies Program. The position begins in the fall. Interested applicants can direct any questions to me.
In peace,

Michael Steven Marx, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of English
Director, The Environmental Studies Program
Director, Expository Writing
Skidmore College
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 580-5173

The Environmental Studies Program at Skidmore College is accepting applications for the position of Lecturer/Program Coordinator beginning September 2012. The position is a nine month, three year contract. The Program coordinator serves as a liaison to community organizations to cultivate internships, community outreach, and undergraduate research; organizes speakers and co-curricular programs; and oversees Environmental Studies Program communications.

The successful candidate will also teach two courses per semester in our interdisciplinary, undergraduate Environmental Studies Program: “Environmental Concerns in Perspective” and, preferably, lab sections for “Field Studies in Environmental Science” or courses in our “Culture, Society, and Environment” track. M.A., minimum, in Environmental Studies and Sciences or a related field.

Minimum qualifications: MA/MS in Environmental Studies and Sciences or a related field. College teaching experience

Review of applications begins 20 April and will continue until the position is filled.

We encourage applications from under-represented groups as well as individuals who have experience with diverse student populations; women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.

To learn more about and apply for this position please visit us online at:


Skidmore is a highly selective liberal arts college that fosters creative approaches to teaching and learning. With its relatively small size and student-faculty ratio, the College is a close-knit academic community. Skidmore?s faculty of teacher-scholars are devoted to the instruction and mentoring of approximately 2,400 talented undergraduate men and women from some 47 states and 46 countries.

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer,

does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of gender, race or ethnicity, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, military or marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression*, domestic violence victim status, predisposing genetic characteristics or prior arrest or conviction record or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.

*Gender identity and expression, while protected under Skidmore College policy, are not currently protected under federal, state, or local laws.



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