The Department of Mathematics and Science at Pratt (both Brooklyn and Manhattan Campuses), is creating a pool of part-time faculty applicants for the Spring 2019 semester to teach in the following areas:
Physics and Astronomy
Devoted to a creative learning community, Pratt recognizes the strength that stems from a diversity of perspectives, ideas, backgrounds, approaches, and experiences. We aspire to continue to grow as a place that always welcomes and encourages individuals of all backgrounds to contribute to and be part of Pratt culture.
Salary is commensurable with qualifications and experience.
Candidates must have a 2-year teaching experience. Experience in interdisciplinary activities, or outreach events, or in the interface between arts and science is desirable.
Specific to each field
Environmental Science: PhD in life sciences or related areas, or have an extensive practice in environmental sciences, e.g. green building planning.
Ecology: PhD in life sciences or related areas preferred.
Chemistry: PhD in Chemistry or related areas preferred. A keen interest in interdisciplinary areas between chemistry and arts is desirable.
Physics and Astronomy: PhD in Physics or Astronomy preferred. Candidates with outreach experiences, or public engagement, or activity-based teaching are preferred.
Earth Sciences: PhD in Geology, Geography, or related fields is preferred. Field experience is desirable.
Review of applications to begin immediately. Please submit your C.V., cover letter, and the contact information for two professional references via our internal application system at https://apply.interfolio.com/57547.
Internal Number: 105491184
About Pratt Institute
The mission of Pratt Institute is to educate artists and creative professionals to be responsible contributors to society. Pratt seeks to instill in all graduates aesthetic judgment, professional knowledge, collaborative skills, and technical expertise. With a firm grounding in the liberal arts and sciences, a Pratt education blends theory with creative application in preparing graduates to become leaders in their professions. Pratt enrolls a diverse group of highly talented and dedicated students, challenging them to achieve their full potential.