[ES_JOBS_NET] Univ. Wisconsin--Stevens Point: Energy Policy Position

Tracey Holloway taholloway at wisc.edu
Sat May 25 13:22:17 MDT 2013

Please forward!  Energy Policy Position
The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point College of Natural Resources has an Assistant or Associate Professor of Natural Resource Planning and Policy Discipline position open.  Please post the attached position announcement and call it to the attention of qualified persons who may be interested.
Applicants can learn more about the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and the College of Natural Resources by accessing our web page (www.uwsp.edu/cnr/).
The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point College of Natural Resources (CNR) and the University of Wisconsin Cooperative Extension Service in the Community, Natural Resources, and Economic Development Program (UWEX CNRED) are seeking a joint appointment full time (12-month), tenure track position. As a faculty member of the UW-Stevens Point CNR, Center for Land Use Education (CLUE), and the Wisconsin Institute for Sustainable Technology (WIST), the candidate has responsibilities for undergraduate teaching (75%), focused on energy policy courses, and for Extension outreach education (25%), focused on energy issues and policy. The candidate will be expected to teach 9 credits per semester. The course load during the academic year will include “Introduction to Sustainability Science,” “Introduction to Sustainable Energy Policy,” “Climate Change Implications, Policies, and Solutions,” “Sustainable Energy: Resources, Technologies, and Policies,” and others such as an introductory course on natural resources issues and natural resource policy and law. The candidate will also be responsible for directing internships and a summer field experience for the sustainable energy minor. In terms of outreach, the candidate will be a part of CLUE, operating in a team atmosphere providing sustainable energy education, including policies, practices and analysis to Wisconsin’s local governments, businesses, and the public. It is critical that the person in this position is visible and accessible to various client audiences, including County extension faculty. UWEX CNRED, the natural resources arm of the cooperative extension program in Wisconsin, extends university resources to the citizens and communities of the state working principally through county based Extension faculty. This position will report directly to the Dean of the College. Opportunities exist for involvement in research, outreach, and international programs to meet University scholarship and service requirements. Experience in and desire to work with diverse populations of learners and stakeholders is preferred.
Qualifications: Candidates for the appointment should have or be near completion of a Ph.D. or J.D. or other appropriate terminal degree in planning, environmental policy, energy, landscape ecology, forestry, engineering, or related field. The relevant degree is required prior to the second retention decision. Candidates are required to have relevant energy policy experience or education and a demonstrated understanding of the technical, environmental, political and regulatory aspects of energy policy. Candidates with at least one degree in a natural resources field are preferred. Candidates with experience teaching undergraduate students are desirable. Strong verbal and written communication skills are required.
Anna Haines
Director and Professor
Center for Land Use Education
800 Reserve Street
College of Natural Resources
University of Wisconsin, Stevens Point
Stevens Point, WI 54481
ahaines at uwsp.edu
An EEO/AA employer, University of Wisconsin Stevens Point and Extension provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX and American with Disabilities (ADA) requirements. La Universidad de Wisconsin-Extensión, un empleador con igualdad de oportunidades y acción afirmativa (EEO/AA), proporciona igualdad de oportunidades en empleo y programas, incluyendo los requisitos del Título IX (Title IX) y de la Ley para Americanos con Discapacidades (ADA).

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