Assistant Professor

Thursday, October 11, 2012
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Assistant Professor
Job Institution: 
University of Maryland
Job Description: 

ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING FACULTY POSITION UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND University of Maryland, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering seeks applicants for a tenure-track position in environmental engineering, preferably at the assistant professor level, but appointment at other ranks will be considered. We are specially seeking candidates with an academic background in in water sustainability and biological processes, possibly including biological energy conversion processes. Candidates should demonstrate the ability to: teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels, guide an active scholarly research program, and obtain funding from competitive external funding agencies. Of specific interest is expertise that would complement existing research programs. UMD has a strong Engineers Without Borders program and EWB experience is a plus. All applicants must hold a PhD in Civil or Environmental Engineering or a related field by September 2013 for appointment in fall 2013. For best consideration applications should be received by December 20, 2012, but later applications may be reviewed. Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, and four names of references with contact information. Applicants should apply electronically at, position number 116995. Questions should be referred to: Ms. Janet Alessandrini Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering University of Maryland College Park, MD 20742, USA Tel: +1 301-405-1974 Fax: +1 301-405-2585 Email: The University of Maryland is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Women and under-represented minority candidates are particularly encouraged to apply.