Environmental Engineering Program

Friday, October 19, 2012
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Assistant Professor
Job Institution: 
Oregon State University: School of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering
Job Description: 

The School of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering (CBEE) at Oregon State University seeks one full-time (1.00 FTE), tenure-track, 9-month assistant professor position to begin September 16, 2013. The position requires a Ph.D. degree in Environmental Engineering, Biological Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or closely-related field, and a demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity. The School has strong relationships with the Oregon Nanoscience and Microtechnology Institute, the OSU Center for Research on Lifelong STEM Learning, and the Institute for Water and Watersheds. The successful candidate is expected to develop a nationally recognized research program that builds upon one or more of the environmental engineering focus areas of the School. Specific areas of interest include, but are not limited to: environmental chemistry and treatment of emerging contaminants; advanced treatment processes for water and waste water; fluid mechanics of hydrologic and environmental systems; and sustainable water resources. Whatever the area, the candidate will be expected to articulate how their planned research program fits with the current strengths in the School, College, and University. The successful candidate will have the background necessary to teach in the undergraduate CBEE core curriculum, including courses in our transport phenomena sequence, as well as undergraduate and graduate courses in the environmental engineering curriculum. Professional licensure or the ability to become licensed as a professional engineer is desired. To review the posting and apply, please go to http://jobs.oregonstate.edu and search for posting #0009803. To be assured full consideration, applications should be received by January 14, 2013; however, the position will remain open until filled. Oregon State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. As an institution of higher education and as a community of scholars, we are committed to the elimination of discrimination and the provision of equal opportunity in education and employment. An important part of this effort is to encourage qualified women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans to apply.