The Thompson School of Applied Science / Department of Natural Resources and the Environment is seeking a full-time (1.0 FTE, academic year â nine-month) Lecturer position in the Forest Technology Associate of Applied Science program, beginning August 23, 2021. The position will be for a three-year, renewable term. The University of New Hampshire is committed to social justice and actively creates an educational environment that fosters diversity, inclusion, and quality engagement for all. Subject to department needs, the incumbent will be responsible for teaching a course load of six units (typically 24 semester credit hours) in the broad field of forestry. This position requires a combination of field experience and formal education. Candidates will have interests in forest mensuration, geographic information systems (GIS), arboriculture, silviculture, forest management, forest fire control and use, and dendrology. Other workload requirements will include advising students in the Forest Technology program, serving on committees, and assisting with maintenance and coordination of Forest Technology facilities and equipment. Renewal of the position after the initial three-year period may be possible at the discretion of the college. An appointment for a lecturer position includes the full benefits package of the University for non-tenure-track faculty. Lecturers at UNH are represented by the AAUP through a collective bargaining agreement.
Candidates are required to hold a masterâs degree in forestry or a related subject. Candidates must have a strong interest in teaching in an associate degree program with a focus on applied hands-on learning and will show a demonstrated record of teaching excellence. The incumbent must have excellent communication skills.
Internal Number: PF0418FY20
About University of New Hampshire (UNH)
The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.