The Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning at Tufts University is searching for a part-time lecturer for Spring 2020 to teach the 2-credit module in the Sustainability Analytics. In this course, students will learn about sources of data and approaches to data visualization that can be used to address multi-faceted sustainability challenges such as reducing motor vehicle congestion in urban areas and operating reliable electricity systems using renewable energy. Ecological and environmental quality data combined with spatial data can provide important insights for understanding local economies, human health and resource consumption. The course focuses on urban sustainability examples.
A PhD in science, engineering, economics or planning is preferred. Preference will be given to applicants with research and professional experience in working with data related to sustainability.
Please submit a cover letter, CV, and contact information for three references. All application materials must be submitted via Interfolio at apply.interfolio.com/64822 . Questions about the position may be directed to Ann Rappaport, Department of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin September 1, 2019, continuing until the position is filled.
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