Faculty Position in Industrial Sustainability
Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies - New Haven, CT

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The Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies seeks an innovative scholar working in industrial ecology, or a closely allied field, for a tenured or tenure-track appointment. Applicants should have a substantial track record of research that focuses on sustainable resource management at multiple scales. Research should be grounded in an interdisciplinary approach that bridges the social and biophysical sciences. Areas of research focus could include environmental life cycles relating to materials, services, facilities, infrastructure, and technologies, using methods and tools such as material and energy flow analysis, lifecycle assessment, systems modeling, urban metabolism, foot-printing, input-output analysis, or complex systems theory. Interests in environmental product and technology assessment, as well as supply chain management and dematerialization, would also be advantageous.

The successful candidate is expected to build upon and enhance the School’s reputation in industrial ecology through an excellent research program and active engagement with industry, government, and NGO communities. Established by pioneers in the field, the Center for Industrial Ecology at F&ES houses the Journal of Industrial Ecology and the Secretariat for the International Society for Industrial Ecology.

Applicants should have a doctoral degree in a related field, and will be expected to teach and mentor PhD, Masters and undergraduate students, as well as to develop an internationally-recognized research program that involves graduate students, including through fieldwork.

Prior to applying, candidates should explore the School’s website ( http://environment.yale.edu ) and consider how their expertise can complement existing strengths within the School.

Consideration of applications will begin March 15 th , 2014. Please upload: 1) curriculum vita, 2) a statement?of research, 3) a statement of teaching interests, and 4) the names and contact information of four references via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3743 .

Salary and Rank will be commensurate with experience. For more information about the position, contact Assistant Dean Angela Kuhne at fesdeansoffice@yale.edu.

Disclosure: Yale University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Yale values diversity among its students, staff, and faculty and strongly encourages applications from, and nominations of, women and underrepresented minorities.