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    About the Position:
    Located in the scenic Hudson River valley, only 50 miles from New York City, the U.S. Military Academy at West Point is a four-year academic institution, a nationally-renowned historic site, and the oldest continuously occupied military post in America. The undergraduates, known as cadets, are commissioned as officers in the US Army upon graduation. You can watch them on parade or competing as intercollegiate athletes in a wide range of sports events. As a military installation, West Point is a small, self-contained city with housing for the military stationed here in support of the Academy, a Department of Public Works to maintain the roads, grounds and facilities, two libraries(Academic and Community), a military hospital, fire department, chapels, restaurants. West Point's 3,000 civilian employees have access to Eisenhower Hall Theatre, the Hudson Valley's premiere performing arts center, and to recreational facilities such as an 18-hole Golf Course and Ski Slope.

    Who May Apply:

    US Citizens and Non-Citizens with Allegiance to the United States.

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    Responsibilities

    As an Instructor/Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography and Environmental Engineering, your primary responsibilities will include teaching courses across the Environmental Science major that includes the following major topic areas:  Introductory Environmental Science, Ecology, Environment Geology, and a new course in Water Science.  Within the first year, you will create and teach a new 200-level course in water science that covers marine and freshwater biomes and introduces research methods.  Individuals may teach additional courses within our broader course catalog, such as Physical Geography, Environmental Engineering Technologies, or Environmental Engineering for Community Development.  Dedication to excellence in teaching and cadet development are essential requirements of this position. Instructors/Assistant Professors must display outstanding character and have a strong commitment to the intellectual, military, physical, and character development of cadets, with the opportunity to coach and guide junior faculty towards collaborative research goals. 

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    US Citizens and Non-Citizens with allegiance to the United States

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