C4E Cluster Hire Seeking to Fill Three Positions in 2014-15
As part of Purdue’s new “Building Sustainable Communities” initiative and cluster hire, we are pleased to announce 3 new interdisciplinary faculty positions:
- Assistant Professor, Social Decision Making and Sustainability (primary appointment in Psychology)
- Associate or Assistant Professor, Community-Based Development (primary appointment in Anthropology)
- Associate or Assistant Professor, Coupled Natural-Human System Interactions (primary appointment in College of Engineering)
All positions include opportunities partial appointments with other departments participating in the cluster initiative. Full job announcements are now available, including on the center's Building Sustainable Communities web page.
The center welcomes Dr. Taylor Davis, who joined the Department of Philosophy this fall, and is working on norm evolution and human cooperation for sustainability.
Join us in welcoming Kimberly Suiseeya, assistant professor of political science. Kimberly’s work focuses on environmental justice and community resilience.
Purdue undergraduate and C4E intern, Kaitlin Harris, is leading the development of a new program designed to connect students with environmental leaders.
From the DirectorWelcome to Purdue’s Center for the Environment! The C4E, as we refer to it, is a major home of interdisciplinary, problem-driven research and teaching at Purdue focused on some of the world’s largest environmental problems. C4E faculty are currently working on problems ranging from eliminating hazardous electronic waste, to reducing nutrient runoff in farm systems, to understanding the fate and transport of new chemicals in our soil and water, to understanding and addressing threats to soundscapes—acoustic resources that are an important part of many ecosystems.