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adjunct Professor, Forest Operations:Humboldt State University

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adjunct Professor, Forest Operations

Humboldt State University

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DESCRIPTION:  Humboldt State University invites candidates for the position of Forest Operations
RANK, income AND advantages:  We seek to fill this position at the adjunct Professor rank; however, rank and income are
dependent on the appointee's qualifications and practice. The current California State University income Schedule is
available at:
Humboldt State University provides an excellent benefits package for faculty. Information about benefits plans can be
found at:
PROFESSIONAL Appropriate qualifications: An earned PhD or equivalent in Forestry or a related field from an accredited college
or university is required at the time of appointment. We will also accept applications from ABD doctoral candidates.
The prosperous candidate must demonstrate the following:
 A expertise of forest operations;
 A California Registered Professional Foresters license or a availability to obtain the license within 3 years of the
date of hire;
 Commitment to and/or practice promoting and fostering a learning environment that is supportive of
individuals from diverse backgrounds;
 Record of, or potential for, involving students in research and scholarly activity;
 Potential for effective teaching or teaching practice using a variety of methodologies;
 Interest and capability to teach a broad range of courses (major, general education, etc.); and
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
 A expertise of tribal law or tribal resource management in the United States or an analogous background with
indigenous populations in another country;

PROFESSIONAL tasks: Candidates should be committed to teaching excellence and to building a strong research
record. Instructional assignments may include: Introduction to forest operations; road design; and harvesting systems.
The hire may serve as adviser for a proposed new concentration in Tribal Forestry.
The primary professional responsibilities of instructional faculty members are: teaching; research, scholarship and
creative activity; and service to the University, profession and to the community. These responsibilities include: advising
students, participation in campus and system-wide committees, maintaining office hours, working collaboratively and
productively with colleagues, and participation in traditional academic functions. Probationary faculty are typically
provided continuing mentorship to be a prosperous member of the faculty. During the first two years of the probationary
period, teaching responsibilities will be reduced by approximately one course each semester. The reduced teaching load
supports the establishment of research, scholarship and/or creative activities required for retention, tenure and
GENERAL INFORMATION: The Department of Forestry and Wildland Resources is an enviable place to work. With an
broad forest at the edge of campus, our students are constantly outdoors. In addition to excellence in teaching, we
also expect our faculty to seek grants and publish. For more information, please visit:



Job Type
Full Time practiced

Arcata, CaliforniaUnited States

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How to submit the application:
Qualified candidates should submit the following materials through Interfolio:


 Letter of application;
 Curriculum vitae;
 Statement of Teaching Philosophy;
 Statement of Research Interests;
 Teaching evaluations, if available;
 Application for Academic Employment:;
 Supplemental Application for Academic Employment:;
 Graduate transcripts (unofficial copies are sufficient for initial review); and
 Names and contact information for three professional references or Three letters of recommendation.
Additional application materials may be requested at a later time.
Please direct any questions pertaining to this position, the Department of Forestry and Wildland Resources, or Humboldt
State University to:

David Greene , Search Committee Chair
Department of Forestry and Wildland Resources
Humboldt State University
One Harpst Street
Arcata, California 95521-8299
Phone (707) 826-5244
Email address:

APPLICATION DEADLINE: This position is open until filled. First consideration will be given to completed applications
received no later than December 1. Early response is encouraged.


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Job Location: Arcata, California
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Post Date: 10/12/2018 / Viewed 10 times
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