Assistant Professor of Environmental Management and Policy


Academic Affairs


Benefits package includes medical insurance, voluntary dental and vision, life insurance, additional voluntary life insurance, accidental death and dismemberment, short-term disability, long-term disability, retirement plan, tuition remission, and vacation and sick leave accrual.

Position Description

Rocky Mountain College invites applications for a newly-created position in the College's environmental management and policy and environmental studies programs. The successful candidate must be prepared to teach a variety of courses in these programs, as well as related disciplines, and will have the opportunity to develop additional courses. Courses taught include environmental politics, geographic information systems (GIS), energy and society, and others. The successful candidate must be committed to teaching excellence in an interdisciplinary environment and will be expected to provide faculty leadership to and promote the development of these two programs. The successful candidate will be expected to teach an average course load of 12 contact hours each semester with course release for administrative duties. 


An earned Ph.D. in a relevant social science discipline is required. Teaching experience is preferred.

To Apply

To apply, submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, three (3) letters of recommendation addressing the candidate's interest in and commitment to excellent teaching, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the Rocky Mountain College application via email at jobs@rocky.edu or mail to: 

Human Resources 
Rocky Mountain College
1511 Poly Drive
Billings, MT 59102

Review of applications will begin on November 12, 2012.

Additional Information

Rocky Mountain College is a private, comprehensive, baccalaureate college located in Billings, Mont., where the Northern Plains meet the Rocky Mountains, offering limitless recreational and cultural opportunities. Information about Rocky Mountain College is available at www.rocky.edu. Billings is a growing community of about 125,000 people that serves as the center of culture, commerce, and health care for a multi-state region.


As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, we encourage applications from individuals with disabilities, veterans, minorities, and women.