Overview

The University of Northern Iowa’s College of Social and Behavioral Sciences invites applications for an Instructor of Geography position in the Department of Geography. This is a full-time (9-month) two-year term position beginning August 2020. Expected teaching responsibilities include four sections per semester, which will include a geography course (world, human, and/or physical), GIS, and an upper division in the specialty of the Instructor.

UNI has a bold vision that we will be a diverse and inclusive campus community that provides an engaged education empowering students to lead locally and globally. We seek faculty across disciplines, departments, and colleges to work together to build our national prominence in any of four distinct but interrelated areas of our vision and strategic plan: engaged learning, diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community engagement.

Education Requirements:
A Master’s degree in Geography or closely related disciplines is required at the time of appointment. Demonstrated expertise and excellence in teaching are required. Candidates with PhD or ABD are strongly encouraged to apply.

Desirable Qualifications:
A Master’s degree in Geography is preferred.

Required Documents:
Curriculum Vita
Teaching Philosophy
Area of Specialization and Research Agenda

Professional References:
Applicants must enter reference information online as part of the application process.

Number of References:
3

Cover Letter:
A plain text cover letter is required.

Contact:
Lisa Millsaps – lisa.millsaps@uni.edu
Innov Teaching & Tech Ctr 216

Phone: 319-273-7343