Environmental Engineering

Thursday, November 17, 2016
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Assistant Professor
Job Institution: 
University of Rhode Island
Job Description: 

The College of Engineering at the University of Rhode Island is undergoing a major facility overhaul with a new $125M engineering building currently under design and scheduled to open in 2019. There is a unique opportunity to develop state-of-the-art environmental engineering laboratories advancing the future of engineering education and research and the Rhode Island economy. The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Rhode Island invites applications for a tenure track faculty position at the assistant professor level in environmental engineering with concentration in the area of physico-chemical and/or separations processes. The successful candidate will have a strong background in environmental engineering and/or engineering related disciplines with research interests in physico-chemical and/or separation processes related to the themes of one-water technologies, water energy-nexus and other innovative water treatment technologies. The anticipated start for the position is August 2017.

Develop undergraduate and graduate courses in environmental engineering. Develop and externally funded research program. Advise and mentor undergraduate and graduate students

Visit the URI jobs website at: https://jobs.uri.edu  to apply and view complete details for job posting (SF00334). Please attach 3 (PDF) documents to your online faculty profile application:  (#1) a letter of application, (#2) curriculum vitae, which include the names and complete contact information for at least three professional references, and (#3) a single PDF file (“Other” document) which contains a research statement with detailed plans and a teaching statement describing interests and experiences.  APPLICATION DEADLINE: The search will remain open until the position is filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by December 31, 2016. Second consideration may be given to applications received by March 30, 2017. Applications received subsequent to the second consideration date (March 30, 2017) may not be given full consideration.   APPLICATIONS MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE ONLY.

The University of Rhode Island is an AA/EEOD employer.  Women, persons of color, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other protected groups are encouraged to apply.