The Department of Environmental Studies and Sciences at Santa Clara University, a Jesuit, Catholic university, is receiving applications to teach one upper-division level course entitled ENVS196: Advanced Environmental Law: U.S. during Winter quarter 2018. The quarter is 10 weeks long, with an 11th week for finals. This course is scheduled for Mondays from 6:30 p.m. 8:15 p.m.
The course aims for students to understand how the environmental regulatory system works, including legislation, administrative agencies, and the courts. In addition, the course evaluates environmental and natural resource issues. Students use an interdisciplinary approach, combining research and legal approaches to policy.
$6,600 per course
J.D., or M.S./Ph.D. in Environmental Law & Regulations, and consistent work on environmental issues
Faculty responsibilities are specified by the Santa Clara University Faculty Handbook (sec. 3.6). Duties include but are not limited to:
A. Teaching one lecture section of ENVS197 during Winter quarter 2018.
B. Fulfilling all responsibilities associated with the assigned course, including:
1. Conducting and appearing at all assigned class meetings in a timely and prepared way; 2. Assigning and evaluating assignments that align with the course description and course learning outcomes, and providing timely feedback to students; 3. Holding regular weekly office hours on campus; 4. Submitting student grades that are appropriate, accurate and fair measures of student performance to the Office of the Registrar (or to the lecture instructor, if applicable) by the designated deadline; 5. Administering numerical and narrative evaluations for all courses; 6. Fulfilling other instructional or academic duties as may be assigned by the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences or the Chair of the Department.
Santa Clara University, a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located in California's Silicon Valley, offers its more than 8,000 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus master's, Ph.D., and law degrees. Distinguished nationally by the fourth-highest graduation rate among all U.S. master's universities, California's oldest operating higher-education institution demonstrates faith-inspired values of ethics and social justice.