ANNOUNCE Academic Openings at MSU

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ANNOUNCE Academic Openings at MSU

Post by rgd6 cornell.edu » Thu Dec 22, 2005 12:17 pm

Posted by rgd6@cornell.edu
I received this message (via another list) regarding employment opportunities and thought people here might be interested.

- Richard

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>> From: TDietzVT@aol.com
>> Date: Sat Dec 10, 2005 9:08:49 PM US/Eastern
>>
>> Subject: MSU positions for computational social/ ecological
>> scientists
>>
>>
>> As part of our environmental initiative, Michigan State is seeking
>> three tenure stream faculty who apply computational methods to the
>> study of human and natural systems. We intend to build a cluster of
>> strength in this area so these three hires may be followed by three
>> with searches later this year or next year. We anticipate a teaching
>> load of about 2-3 courses per year with 1-2 of those graduate >
>> seminars.
>>
>> Please do pass this along to anyone who might be interested and post
>> on listserves as appropriate. Information on the ESPP program can be
>> found at the website below.
>>
>>
>> Thanks,
>> Tom Dietz
>> Director of the Environmental Science and Policy Program Michigan
>> State University environment.msu.edu ==============
>> MichiganState Universityseeks three faculty members in the area of
>> coupled human and natural systems. We are interested in researchers
>> who apply computational methods, such as agent based modeling, to
>> understand human-environment interactions. We have a special interest
>> in population, environment and land use for at least one of these
>> positions. We have a special interest in environmental policy for at
>> least one of these positions. Appointments will be joint between the
>> Environmental Science and Policy Program and a tenure-granting home
>> department. The tenure home may be in Geography, Political Science,
>> Sociology or another appropriate department. We anticipate that the
>> appointment will be made at the level of Assistant Professor. The
>> positions are academic year appointments. Ph.D. or equivalent is
>> required at the time of the appointment. International experience or
>> demonstrated interest in international issues is an advantage. The
>> positions will be structured to allow development of a internationally
>> renowned research programs with extramural support. We also expect
>> these faculty to engage in an initiative to introduce computational
>> modeling into the undergraduate social science curriculum. Letters of
>> application should be accompanied by a curriculum vitae, short
>> statement of professional goals, a list of references we can contact
>> and examples of published work. Applications will be reviewed starting
>> on January 30, 2006, and will be accepted until the positions are
>> filled. Applications and letters of reference can be mailed to: Dr.
>> Thomas Dietz, ESPP Search Committee, Environmental Science & Policy
>> Program, Michigan State University, 274 Giltner Hall, East Lansing,
>> MI 48824-1011. MSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity
>> Institution.
>> ++++++++++++
>>
>> Director of the Environmental Science and Policy Program Michigan
>> State University environment.msu.edu
>>
Posted by rgd6@cornell.edu
posting date Wed, 21 Dec 2005 23:19:17 +0700

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