Arts and Science is seeking a dynamic Department Administrator to join the Department of Environmental Studies. This individual will assist the Chair and Associate Chair with all administrative and non-academic student matters. Administer the department budgets, including grant accounts. Provide support for undergraduate and graduate programs including requirements, courses, policies and procedures. Oversee student database and reporting. Assess student academic progress and identify eligibility for special academic support. In collaboration with the Chair and Associate Chair, plan and implement special departmental events. Supervise staff.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree.
Preferred Education: Degree in environmental studies or related field.
Required Experience: 2 years' relevant experience including advising on program or service options, planning various activities and events, and staff supervision or an equivalent combination of education or experience.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Excellent interpersonal, organizational, written and verbal communication skills. Familiarity with word processing, spreadsheet and database and web management software.
Additional Information: EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Faculty Fellow with the Department of Environmental Studies
The Department of Environmental Studies in the Faculty of Arts and Science at New York University invites applications for the position of Faculty Fellow. The appointment will be for one year beginning September 1, 2018, with the possibility of renewal for an additional year pending administrative and budgetary approval. The successful applicant will be an interdisciplinary scholar ready to contribute to the education of undergraduates majoring in Environmental Studies, teaching three courses per year that fulfill the major’s “governance” requirement. We welcome candidates from a broad range of social science and policy backgrounds (e.g., environmental studies, geography, political science, sociology, economics, public policy). We are particularly interested in candidates specializing in Global Environmental Governance. Applicants must have completed their Ph.D. no more than five years before the appointment date. Candidates should apply with a cover letter, CV, three (3) confidential letters of recommendation, a teaching statement, and a writing sample. Review of applications will begin on January 31, 2018 and will continue until the search is complete. To apply, please go to the following: https://apply.interfolio.com/47361.
The Faculty of Arts and Science at NYU is at the heart of a leading research university that spans the globe. We seek scholars of the highest caliber that embody the diversity of the United States as well as the global society in which we live. We strongly encourage applications from women, racial and ethnic minorities, and other individuals who are under-represented in the profession, across color, creed, race, ethnic and national origin, physical ability, gender and sexual identity, or any other legally protected basis. NYU affirms the value of differing perspectives on the world as we strive to build the strongest possible university with the widest reach. To learn more about the FAS commitment to diversity, equality and inclusion, please read here (http://as.nyu.edu/content/nyu-as/as/administrative- resources/office/dean/diversity-initiative.html). EOE/ Affirmative Action/ Minorities/ Females/ Vet/ Disabled/ Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity.
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