Spring 2015 TA Position in the Program on the Environment (PoE)

Application deadline:   March 19, 2015

Position Description

The Program on the Environment (PoE) is an interdisciplinary program emphasizing undergraduate education in environmental studies. ENVIR 480 is a team project based course offered each quarter. This course explores definitions and critical concepts of sustainability and an analysis of sustainability practices on the UW campus. Student research teams analyze specific sustainability practices related to food, water, energy, and climate, among other topics. The sustainability project topic focus is different for each quarter. This course is open to all undergraduates. Course Schedule: Lecture: T/Th 11:30‐1:20

Application Details

Go to https://catalyst.uw.edu/collectit/dropbox/acorboy/34807 and follow the instructions.

Required application materials:
(1) Current CV/resume, no more than 2 pages worth of text;
(2) Two references (name, title, phone, email) familiar with your teaching abilities;
(3) Cover Letter Assessment, no more than 2 pages worth of text, stating what strengths you would bring to serving as a teaching assistant in an interdisciplinary environmental studies course, as well as your strengths and background relevant to the specific activities outlined in the position and course description.

Acceptance: If offered the position, the candidate must accept within one week.
Notification: Those candidates not hired will be notified via email.

Please contact Ann Corboy, Administrator, Program on the Environment, at acorboy@uw.edu with any questions.

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