Civil and Urban Engineering - Environmental Engineering

Monday, October 4, 2021
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Contract Faculty, Industry or Industry Associate Professor
Job Institution: 
NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Job Description: 

The Department of Civil and Urban Engineering at the New York University (NYU) Tandon School of Engineering invites applications for a full time, non-tenured, renewable teaching faculty position in Environmental Engineering, with a start date of August 1, 2022, at the Industry Assistant or Associate Professor Rank. 

We invite applicants for classroom and laboratory teaching in all areas of environmental engineering, with particular emphasis on one or more aspects of process design, including: biological or physico-chemical treatment processes for water, wastewater, stormwater, and/or soil; treatment system design; water and wastewater reuse technologies; urban water quality; and integrated water resources management.

Qualifications

The candidate will be expected to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses, including the undergraduate capstone design course and the environmental engineering laboratory class, and to occasionally mentor students on research topics. The ideal candidate should be an excellent teacher and mentor, should have a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering or a closely related discipline, have received at least one degree from an ABET-accredited engineering program, and have a record of teaching and/or industrial design experience in these areas.

Application Instructions

Please submit the following materials electronically:

  • Cover letter
  • Current CV
  • Recent teaching evaluations, if available
  • A teaching statement describing experience and teaching philosophy
  • Contact information for three references.
  • A statement of your experience with or knowledge of inclusion, diversity, equity, and belonging efforts and your plans for incorporating them into your teaching, research, mentoring, and service

We will review applications beginning on November 30, 2021 and will continue until we fill the position. We encourage you to submit early.

About Us

New York University (NYU) is one of the top private universities in the United States. NYU Tandon has an illustrious past as Brooklyn Poly and NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering. Our mission is to excel in research, teaching and entrepreneurship. We aim to inspire and educate engineers for the 21st century. NYU Tandon faculty are world renowned leaders in science and technology, with a strong commitment to research, innovation, and entrepreneurship that make a difference in the world. With NYU's unrivaled global network of campuses, we promote a truly global engineering education. We are deeply committed to teaching and learning, and we lead in online education and in K-12 STEM outreach. Our students conduct Vertically Integrated Research projects and participate in an extensive undergraduate summer research program.

NYU Tandon is committed to create a climate where diversity and inclusion are not only appreciated but considered an asset for creativity and innovation, and we seek faculty who have a real passion for a culturally diverse environment. We take pride in our high numbers of female students and students who are the first in their family to go to college. Tandon belongs to the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC), which assists with dual-career searches, and our faculty are supported by a range of services and programs provided by the NYU Office of Work Life.

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