Corrie Kuniyoshi

Visiting Assistant Professor in Environmental Science and Policy

Discussion created by Corrie Kuniyoshi on Oct 13, 2011

Thanks to Professor  Reed of Smith College, a former AEI Candidate, for sending the following announcement to share with AEI Candidates.


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Visiting Assistant Professor in Environmental Science and Policy


The Environmental Science and Policy Program at Smith College invites applications for a two-year appointment as a Visiting Assistant Professor in Environmental Science and Policy, to begin July 1, 2012. We seek a candidate with an integrative environmental degree, or someone with a degree in a traditional field who has extensive experience in environmental science or policy, to participate in a new major in Environmental Science and Policy. The successful candidate must have strong quantitative skills and will teach five required courses/sections for the major in each year. Responsibilities include introductory and capstone courses and an intermediate-level lecture and lab. Research interests may include, but are not limited to: food and agriculture, environmental justice, sustainable development, and environmental change and conservation. The successful candidate will have opportunities to engage undergraduate students in research and to advance their own scholarship. Research and travel funds are available.


Smith College is a leader in education of women with a demonstrated commitment to the study of the environment and sustainability. In addition to a strong interdisciplinary program in Environmental Science and Policy, exceptional resources include: the new Center for the Environment, Ecological Design, and Sustainability; a state-of-the-art Spatial Analysis Lab; the Botanic Garden; the MacLeish Field Station; Architecture and Landscape Studies studios, and the Five College Consortium, comprised of Smith, Amherst, Mount Holyoke, and Hampshire Colleges and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.


Submit application at with letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, and contact information for three references to be contacted for confidential letters of recommendation. Questions may be addressed to L. David Smith, Program Director, at Review of applications will begin December 1, 2011.


Smith College is an equal opportunity employer encouraging excellence through diversity.