Environmental Engineering

Thursday, January 27, 2022
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Non-tenure track
Job Institution: 
Civil and Environmental Engineering Lecturer
Job Description: 

Civil and Environmental Engineering Lecturer

Institution Information

The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast and is convenient to New Hampshire’s lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.

The UNH Diversity Resource Guide with information and programming available in the seacoast area, New Hampshire, and the region can be found here: https://www.unh.edu/hr/diversity-resource-guide

Summary of Position                                                             

2021 Lecturer Position-The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of New Hampshire seeks innovative teacher-scholar, committed to excellence in engineering education, to join our dedicated family of faculty members in the area of Environmental Engineering. The Department seeks excellence through diversity among its administrators, faculty, staff, and students. The lecturer position is full-time, benefited, non-tenure track, and offers the potential for employment security with a multi-year appointment at the junior, senior, or principal level.

The expectation is that the instructor will teach and develop curriculum for nominally five courses per academic year at the undergraduate and graduate level. The instructor will also be responsible for student advising, department service, and outreach to professional and alumni constituents.

The successful candidate’s primary teaching responsibility will be environmental engineering core courses in water, wastewater, and solid and hazardous waste treatment. The ability and interest in teaching senior elective courses with design concepts, is also required, and we welcome new elective topics that align with, and could be brought to, the program by the candidate. Depending on interests and expertise, the candidate will teach courses which may include: Sampling and Analysis, Solid and Hazardous Waste, Water and Wastewater Treatment, Environmental Pollution, Marine Pollution, Environmental Chemistry, Air Pollution, and other courses as may align with the applicant’s professional experience.

Additional Job Information                                                

UNH is a federal contractor within the meaning of the Executive Order on Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors. This position may require that you be vaccinated against COVID-19 in the future, unless you apply for and receive a religious or medical exemption.

Acceptable Minimum Qualifications                               

Applicants must hold either a Ph.D. or an M.S. in Environmental Engineering or a closely related discipline. A minimum of five years experience in the profession is highly desired. Current professional registration or the ability to become a registered professional engineer within two years of appointment is required. More information on our department and the Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering program can be found at http://www.unh.edu/civil-engineering/.

Applicants are required to submit the following:

  • A letter of interest
  • A full curriculum vitae
  • A statement of teaching
  • A statement of diversity, equity, and inclusion
  • Names and contact information of at least three references.

These documents should be submitted as Acrobat PDF files labeled “LastName.FirstName.DocumentType.pdf”. All applicants are required to apply online at https://jobs.usnh.edu.

Special Requirements

A background check will be required as a condition of employment.

Salary Information                                                                

Salary is complemented by a comprehensive benefits package which includes medical, dental, retirement, tuition, and paid time off.

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Applicants must apply online https://jobs.usnh.edu/postings/45341

The University System of New Hampshire is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer. The University System is committed to creating an environment that values and supports diversity and inclusiveness across our campus communities and encourages applications from qualified individuals who will help us achieve this mission. The University System prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or marital status.