Posted: Jul 28, 2022

Open-Rank Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Environmental Policy

Application Deadline: N/A


The Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service at New York University invites applications for an open-rank, tenure-track faculty position in the field of environmental policy with appointment to begin September 1, 2023. Applicants must have at least two years of post-doctoral research experience, a demonstrated record of publications and research excellence in the field of environmental policy, and a Ph.D. in a relevant field.

NYU Wagner is a multidisciplinary school that prepares public service leaders to translate ideas into actions that have an effective and lasting impact on the public good. Wagner’s nearly 40 full-time faculty members are trained in a wide variety of disciplines and share a commitment to addressing issues of public importance in their teaching and research. Wagner faculty members collaborate with other schools and departments across the university, including the Departments of Politics, Economics, and Sociology in Arts & Science; School of Law; Stern School of Business; Tandon School of Engineering; and the College of Global Public Health. Successful candidates will teach in our Master of Public Administration program.

We seek faculty candidates who have experience or evidence of the potential for success in teaching a diverse population of students, including first generation students, students from diverse racial and ethnic groups, and international students.


A Ph.D. in economics, political science, sociology, public policy, public administration, urban planning, or a related field completed in or before 2020.

Application Instructions

Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, two completed research papers, and a diversity statement describing how they address issues of equity, diversity, and inclusion in their teaching and/or research.

Application review will begin on July 15, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled. Early applications are encouraged.