THE HAMILTON LUGAR SCHOOL OF GLOBAL AND INTERNATIONAL STUDIES: Postdoctoral Fellowship in International Issues in Sustainable Development

Deadline: 
Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 23:59
Discipline: 
Social Sciences
Region: 
North America

 

THIS IS AN INTERNAL DEADLINE ONLY. THE 2019-2020 DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS HAS PASSED. THE LAST DEADLINE WAS ON JANUARY 14, 2019. PLEASE CHECK THE WEBSITE FOR UPDATES. 

The Hamilton Lugar School of Global and International Studies at Indiana University Bloomington invites applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship in International Issues in Sustainable Development to begin August 2019.This post-doctoral position will contribute to a growing Hamilton Lugar School infrastructure in undergraduate and graduate training and research in sustainable development, development studies, and humanitarianism, and will strengthen and internationalize the educational pipeline in Indiana by integrating development studies curriculum. The position contributes to the training of the next generation of practitioners of development and thus directly advances the research, programmatic, and pedagogical activities of the Hamilton Lugar School (http://sgis.indiana.edu), the Center for the Study of Global Change (http://global.indiana.edu), and the Tobias Center for Innovation in International Development (http://tobiasdevelopment.indiana.edu).

The successful candidate will be expected to teach one to two undergraduate courses annually, mentor advanced undergraduate and MA students in partnership with the Tobias Center for Innovation in International Development, develop and disseminate curricular materials for K-16 schools using the Sustainable Development Goals and present at K-12 educator workshops organized by the Center for the Study of Global Change, and assist in the organization of a conference on Teaching Development Studies to be held in 2021-2022. The fellow will benefit from IU’s strengths in international and regional studies and innovative teaching and learning to accomplish these responsibilities (75%) and to benefit their own research and publishing (25%).

Questions about the fellowship should be directed to the search chair, Professor Hilary Kahn at hkahn@iu.edu.

Deadline: This position is to remain posted until filled, and all applications received by January 14, 2019 will be assured full consideration.