Faculty Positions in Environmental Policy

The University of Notre Dame’s Keough School of Global Affairs invites applications for one or more new tenure-track or tenured positions focused on environmental policy in an international context.  

Applications are invited from scholars engaged in rigorous social science research, public policy, or related environmental science work.  Applicants must have an interest in, and preferably a demonstrated record of, contributing to multi-disciplinary, collaborative, and policy-oriented programs. Successful candidates will hold a PhD in an appropriate discipline or in public policy, and should be comfortable working with both policy and climate/environmental science communities.  

While priority will be given to early career candidates, senior applicants will also be considered.  Applicants attracted to a university with a Catholic identity, and minority and female applicants, are especially encouraged to apply.

Successful candidates will be appointed through the Keough School of Global Affairs, but may have concurrent affiliations with other academic departments (e.g. in the social sciences) and relevant centers and institutes at Notre Dame (including the Environmental Change Initiative, the Eck Institute for Global Health, and ND Energy.  Oriented toward research, teaching, and service dedicated to the advancement of human development, the Keough School promotes interdisciplinary research on critical issues in global affairs, offers a professional master’s degree and undergraduate degrees, and supports doctoral programs.  

All applicants are required to submit a letter of interest and a CV. Junior candidates should also arrange for the submission of three letters of reference, a statement of research, and a teaching statement which includes a summary of any teaching evaluations available.

Nominations and inquiries may be sent via email to:

Prof. Ted Beatty
Chair, Environmental Policy Search Committee 
Keough School of Global Affairs
University of Notre Dame

Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.  The position will close to new applications on November 1, 2019.

All application materials must be submitted through the Interfolio/Notre Dame online application system.

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