Environmental Sustainability- emphasis on urban environment

Thursday, December 6, 2012
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Assistant/Associate Professor
Job Institution: 
Manhattan College
Job Description: 


The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Manhattan College invites applications from outstanding individuals for a new tenure-track position at the assistant or associate professor rank in the area of environmental sustainability with an emphasis on the urban environment.  Candidates must have earned a doctorate in civil or environmental engineering, or a closely related field.  We are especially interested in candidates with expertise in areas including, but not limited to:  water reuse, energy and resource recovery from environmental systems, environmental life-cycle analysis, green engineering and design, environmental impacts of energy development and resource recovery, and environmental sustainability.  Applicants must have potential or proven ability to develop a nationally recognized research program, must have excellent communication skills, and must have a strong commitment to teaching courses at the undergraduate and graduate (masters) levels.  The successful applicant is expected to have or be eligible to obtain Professional Engineering licensure.  Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.

 Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest, a complete curriculum vitae, and a teaching vision statement.  Applicants must also submit a research vision statement, specifically indicating how they could interact with or collaborate with other department faculty.  Each of the vision statements should be no more than two pages in length.  The letter, curriculum vitae, vision statements and the names and full contact information of at least three references should be submitted electronically to environmental.engineering@manhattan.eduPlease include in the email subject the term “Sustainability Position” so we can differentiate your application from applications submitted for other positions we currently have open.

 All questions regarding this position can be directed to Dr. Robert R. Sharp, Search Committee Chair (robert.sharp@manhattan.edu).  Information about the Manhattan College Environmental Engineering Program can be found at http://www.manhattan.edu/environmental.  Review of applications will begin on January 22, 2013, and will continue until the position is filled.  Manhattan College is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer with a strong commitment to racial, cultural and gender diversity. Manhattan College welcome applications from women, members of minority groups, and those attracted to a college with a Catholic identity. An Aa/EO Employer M/F/D/V.