Sunday, March 27, 2016

One-Year Climate & Atmospheric Science VAP, Bennington College VT

Bennington College seeks candidates for a one-year visiting faculty position (2016/2017) in the general area of climate and atmospheric science. The specific field of expertise is open, but we are interested in candidates who could teach four courses in fields of basic meteorology, atmospheric science, climate science, air pollution, earth-systems science, modeling, and/or related areas of physics to students of diverse backgrounds and interests. 

Bennington is a residential liberal arts college distinguished by its progressive approach to higher education. The College was founded on the principle of active engagement in learning, which is manifest in individualized plans of study developed by students together with faculty. We aim to educate students towards self‐fulfillment and constructive social purposes, and we believe that equity, diversity, and inclusivity‐‐in community and in curriculum‐‐are vital to achieving those aims. 

To apply, please submit, online, a curriculum vitae; cover letter; teaching statement; and names and contact information of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled.