|Location:||Wellington - New Zealand|
|Contract Type:||Permanent, Fixed-Term/Contract|
|Placed On:||16th August 2021|
|Closes:||15th October 2021|
Mō Te Herenga Waka - About our University
Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is a global-civic university with our marae at our heart. This iho draws off our heritage and is further defined by our tūrangawaewae, in particular Wellington, Aotearoa, and the Asia-Pacific, all of which are expressed in our position as Aotearoa New Zealand's globally ranked capital city university.
Kōrero mō te tūranga - About the role
Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is currently recruiting a lecturer (up to associate professor) in Environmental Studies to contribute to our teaching programmes in the School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences (SGEES). Depending on the successful candidate’s experience and seniority, they may also take the role of leading our team of four.
We are looking for someone who is an excellent team member, and whose teaching and research interests both compliment and extend those of the existing team. To reflect our location, we are looking for someone who works closely with and preferably belongs to Māori and/or Pasifika communities.
Undertaking of impactful research and scholarship:
Commitment to teaching and learning as evidenced by:
Ō pūmanawa - About you
You will hold a PhD in environmental studies, environmental geography or a closely related discipline and have a well-established, internationally-recognised research profile in these or related disciplines. You will be able to teach in core papers of the undergraduate majors in Environmental Studies and Human Geography; teach postgraduate papers in Environmental Studies and, if possible, Climate Change Science and Policy; supervise postgraduate students, and pursue a dynamic programme of research within the core Environmental Studies programme, focused on Mātauranga Māori and/or Indigeneity. In addition, you will demonstrate leadership in building connections with Māori as Tangata Whenua.
Please go to our careersite to view the role description
Closing date for vacancies is Friday, 15 October 2021.
Contact details for vacancy: If you have any questions regarding this role please get in touch with Rewi Newnham at firstname.lastname@example.org or+64 4 4635279.
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