DESCRIPTION: tenure track, 9-month academic faculty position to begin August 16, 2014
The Department of Forest and Rangeland Stewardship at Colorado State University invites applications and nominations for a 9-month, full time, tenure track Assistant Professor faculty position. This position is central to the departmentís educational programs with most majors requiring at least one core course taught by the incumbent. Research addressed by the position is expected to tangibly relate to research activities and programs throughout the Department, the State of Colorado, and the Rocky Mountain region.
The Department is interdisciplinary with programs of emphasis in forestry, fire science and management, restoration ecology, rangeland ecology, and natural resource policy and planning. The Departmentís faculty support the Warner College of Natural Resources and the University in fulfilling the Land Grant Mission in these programmatic areas. The Department offers undergraduate majors in Forestry, Natural Resources Management, and Rangeland Ecology, and offers master of science and doctor of philosophy degrees. The position offers great opportunities for collaboration across campus with faculty and programs in management, ecology, and natural resources, such as the WESTFIRE Research Center, Colorado Forest Restoration Institute, the Graduate Degree Program in Ecology, Natural Resources Ecology Lab, and Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands. Additional information about the Department can be accessed at http://www.cnr.colostate.edu/frws/
The annual Fire and Safety Update and University Drug/Alcohol Policy booklet informs the University Community about important procedures, policies, crime prevention programs and crime statistics. A copy of the booklet may be found online (http://police.colostate.edu/pdfs/2011-Safety-Report.pdf), or a paper copy can be requested by contacting the Colorado State University Police Department at (970) 491-1160.