The School of Ecological Mission at Missional University invites applications for an online faculty position in Environmental Studies teaching courses in natural resource management and environmental policy and operations including the following courses:
- Environmental Science
- Natural Resource Management
- Economic Analysis of Natural Resource Management
- Environmental Law & Policy
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Environmental Science, Geology or a related field (EDUCATION DOCTORATE DEGREES WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED), a minimum of 3 years of experience teaching in higher education, publications in this field, and international field experiences. Applicants may teach online from anywhere on the globe and do not have to have US residency, but must be fluent in English and have a stable internet connection.
Since the Missional University is dedicated to training grassroots missional leaders in the evangelical tradition, administrative staff and faculty members must commit to both our faith and ethos statements. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Women, majority world scholars, ethnic minorities, and recent doctoral graduates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Additional information about Missional University may be seen at http://missional.university.
Responsibilities and Duties
The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate practical international or intercultural missions experience within their own country or beyond. Applicants must have a strong orientation to relating environmental studies to biblical foundations and to the missio dei in Christian scripture.
Teaching responsibilities include the development and delivery of eLearning courses to equip Christian believers to use environmental studies in their work in mission agencies, denominational agencies, churches and other faith-based and non-profit organizations. The successful applicant will function as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) working with an instructional technologist to design, develop and deploy his or her own courses. Course development will begin immediately upon hire.
Qualifications and Skills
- Doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in a related field from an accredited university (Education terminal degrees will not be considered)
- Teaching experience, preferably online
- A vibrant Christian testimony
- Practical missions experience in his/her own country of origin or beyond
- Agreement with the faith and ethos statements of the Missional University
- Passionate about the mission, vision and core values of the Missional University
Applicants: PLEASE APPLY AT MISSIONAL JOBS: https://missional.jobs
Please attach a letter of inquiry, curriculum vitae, and three references.
In your letter of inquiry, please explain your Christian faith commitment and international/missions experience.