Visiting Assistant Lecturer, Environmental Studies

University of New England | Biddeford, ME

Posted Date 7/11/2019

The Department of Environmental Studies at the University of New England seeks applications for a full-time Visiting Assistant Lecturer for the 2019-2020 academic year. The start date for the position is August 19, 2019.

  • Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply for this position, please submit the following materials:
  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Name and contact information for three professional references.
  • Undergraduate and graduate transcripts (unofficial copies accepted)


The primary responsibilities of this position include instruction of courses in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), including GIS I: Fundamentals of Geographic Information Systems, GIS II: Applications of Geographic Information Systems, Remote Sensing, and Spatial Analysis. The position also teaches sections of Introduction to Environmental Studies and other courses in the candidate’s area of expertise.


A master’s or doctoral degree in environmental studies, geography, GIS or a related discipline is required by the time of appointment. Applicants must have substantive knowledge of GIS, global positioning systems (GPS), cartography, remote sensing, and spatial analysis. Preference will be given to candidates with undergraduate teaching experience.

For more information, contact the Department Chair, Dr. Noah Perlut, or (207) 602-2778.

Location. The Department of Environmental Studies is housed on the Biddeford campus, at the mouth of the Saco River approximately 30 minutes south of Portland. For more information about the Department, please visit our website at or contact Dr. Noah Perlut, Department Chair,

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