Environmental Engineering

Wednesday, June 7, 2017
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Tenure Track Assistant Professor
Job Institution: 
Texas A&M University – Kingsville
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Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering
Department of Environmental Engineering

Tenure Track Assistant Professor Position

The Department of Environmental Engineering (EVEN) at Texas A&M University - Kingsville invites applications for a Tenure Track Assistant Professor position beginning the 2016-2017 academic year (start date: August 15, 2017). Candidates must have an earned doctorate in Environmental Engineering or in a closely related area by the time of appointment. Faculty responsibilities include effective classroom teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, developing curricula and laboratories, supervising graduate students’ research, publishing refereed journal articles, and developing and maintaining an externally funded research program. Post-graduate experience in either industry or academia, registration as a professional engineer and a strong record of research productivity are highly desirable. Individuals whose areas of research and teaching include water quality and water resources engineering and management, especially if related to climate change and environmental sustainability, are especially encouraged to apply. Consideration for appointment at a level above Assistant Professor requires a superior record of research publications and funding. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

The EVEN faculty strives to provide the highest quality educational experience to our students. The successful candidate will be expected to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in Environmental Engineering, advise undergraduate and graduate students, develop an externally-funded research program, and contribute to the diversity of the scholarly activities within the university.The Department has an established Ph.D. Program along with M.S. and B.S. in Environmental Engineering.The campus is located in Kingsville, Texas, about a 40-minute drive from Corpus Christi, and about 2 hours from San Antonio, South Padre Island, the Rio Grande Valley and Mexico. Additional information about the department can be found at http://www.tamuk.edu/engineering/departments/even.

The preferred appointment date is August 15th, 2017. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is selected. The application package must be submitted online at https://javjobs.tamuk.edu and include a cover letter addressing the job requirements, current curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, copies of transcripts of their B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees, three letters of recommendation, and a list of five references.

Dr. David Ramirez, Chair, Faculty Search Committee
Department of Environmental Engineering, MSC 213
Texas A&M University – Kingsville
Kingsville, TX 78363

In order to complete an employment agreement, official transcripts from each degree-granting institution must be on file in the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs. However, for review of application, applicants may submit unofficial transcripts from each institution of higher education attended directly to the search committee chair. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator such as AACRAO (American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admission Officers).

Texas A&M University - Kingsville is committed to excellence; the University invites applications from all qualified applicants.