The School of Public Policy at Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada is planning to make an appointment in Sustainable Energy Policy. Subject to budgetary approval, applications are invited for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Sustainable Energy Policy, commencing July 1, 2010.

Candidates should have a PhD in Political Science, Public Policy, Public Administration, Economics, Environmental Studies, or a related discipline, and a demonstrated promise of excellence in any area of research on sustainable energy policy. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to Carleton’s new Sustainable Energy Research Centre and teach in a new interdisciplinary M.A. program in Sustainable Energy.

Carleton University is expanding its research and teaching in the area of sustainable energy. The successful candidate will have the exciting opportunity to contribute to the establishment of a new graduate program in sustainable energy and to broaden Carleton’s research capacity in this area. S/he may also join a well-established research unit on Innovation, Science, and Environment policy.

Candidates should include in their application a curriculum vitae; statement of research and teaching interests; and a teaching portfolio, or evidence of teaching performance. All candidates should include a statement regarding their approach to teaching. S/he should arrange to have three confidential letters of reference sent to the School.   All candidates attaining an interview will be asked to deliver a research seminar. Applications should be sent to:

Dr. Susan Phillips,
Director, School of Public Policy and Administration,
1019 Dunton Tower Carleton University,
1125 Colonel By Drive,
Ottawa, ON,
Canada  K1S 5B6

Deadline for applications is December 15, 2009 or until a suitable candidate is hired.

Details can be found here