Visiting Professor of Environmental Studies

McDaniel College

Westminster, Maryland

Job Type Permanent
Salary Details Competitive
Required Experience 2 - 6 years

The Environmental Studies Department at McDaniel College invites applications for a Visiting Professor (Ph.D., advanced ABD, or Master’s) beginning Fall 2024. Responsible for teaching a range of courses in environmental studies, with particular focus on introductory courses in the ENV major and McDaniel’s general education program and opportunities to teach upper-level ENV courses in their field. Additionally, informal student advising, service to the department, peer-reviewed research, and community engagement are also expected. The teaching load is 3/3. Review of applications will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.   


  • Ph.D. in relevant field preferred, advanced ABD or Masters considered.  
  • A graduate degree in environmental studies, environmental science, geology, geography, GIS, biology, or other related field.  
  • Experience teaching undergraduate courses  
  • The ability and willingness to provide excellent service and to work in a collegial manner with students, faculty and staff, and other constituencies is essential. 

Candidates must comply with all related federal, state, and local regulatory guidelines including, but not limited to, FERPA and Title IX. 


To apply, visit: https://employment.mcdaniel.edu/ 

Applications must be submitted via this online process to be considered.  Applications must include the following in the order presented (pdfs are preferred):  

  • Letter of interest  
  • Curriculum Vitae  
  • A statement of teaching philosophy, including a statement of experience with, and commitment to, teaching a diverse student body 

At the time of application, letters of reference are encouraged but not required.  All complete applications with or without reference letters will be reviewed.  For candidates who are short-listed for phone interviews, three letters of references will then be solicited.  To submit letters of reference at the time of application, please arrange for one to three letters to be sent to Provost@McDaniel.edu

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. 

When you apply, please indicate that you are responding to the posting on Conservation Job Board.

Category Ecology, Sustainability