The University of Alabama — HES Endowed Research Chair

The University of Alabama seeks an Endowed Research Chair in Human Environmental Sciences with a start date of January 1, 2017 (negotiable). This appointment will be held jointly in the College of Human Environmental Sciences and one of its five departments. The Endowed Research Chair is designed to reinforce the existing research program and facilitate the establishment of a robust nationally recognized multidisciplinary research program. The ideal candidate for this position currently serves at the Associate or Full Professor level and has established a program of scholarly research with a strong external funding base. Evidence of ability to establish and promote the growth of a collegial academic and professional environment for research within the College is considered critical. Applicants are expected to demonstrate an interest in engaging, mentoring, and advocating for junior faculty. Full and department specific advertisements are available upon request.

Please contact Dr. Elizabeth Robertson at Complete application online at Applications should include 1) a cover letter outlining your research agenda and relevant accomplishments 2) Curriculum Vita and 3) names and contact information of three professional references (this should be attached under “Other Document 1”. One optional document of your choice, and attach it under “Other Document 2”.

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Education Opportunity Institution that actively seeks diversity among its employees.