Faculty Positions

Assistant Professor — Environmental Resources Policy and Stewardship

Job Field: Tenure Stream 

Department: Geography, Geomatics and Environment

Campus: UTM

Job Posting: August 19, 2021

Job Closing: October 21, 2021, 11:59 p.m. EDT 


The Department of Geography, Geomatics and Environment at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) invites applications for one full-time tenure stream appointment in the area of Environmental Resources Policy and Stewardship. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will begin on July 1, 2022, or shortly thereafter.
Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. degree in geography, environmental studies, Indigenous studies, environmental policy, or a related field, by the time of appointment or shortly thereafter, and have a record of excellence in research and teaching. We seek candidates whose research and teaching interests complement and deepen our existing departmental strengths (https://www.utm.utoronto.ca/geography/research-clusters). We especially welcome candidates whose research agenda investigates critical and creative Indigenous approaches to natural resource policy, Indigenous legal orders and governance, and/or environmental stewardship and sustainability. The successful applicant will be expected to develop and maintain an innovative, independent, competitive, and externally funded program of research. The successful applicant will teach undergraduate courses in the Environment programs in the Department of Geography, Geomatics and Environment at UTM, and will also become a full member of the Graduate Department of Geography and Planning at the University of Toronto, undertaking graduate teaching and supervision. For further information on the UTM Department and on the tri-campus Graduate Department, see https://www.utm.utoronto.ca/geography/ and

View the complete posting, including qualifications and description of duties, check here. The posting is available at: https://jobs.utoronto.ca/job/Mississauga-Assistant-Professor-Environmental-Resources-Policy-and-Stewardship-ON/549745817/ 

All application materials must be submitted online. Submission guidelines can be found at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply. Your CV and cover letter should be uploaded into the dedicated fields. Please combine additional application materials into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format. If you have any questions about this position, please contact the search committee chair, Professor Yuhong He, at chair.utm.geography@utoronto.ca.

All application materials, including reference letters, must be received by Thursday, October 21, 2021.