Sustainable Engineering

Monday, December 17, 2012
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Professor
Job Institution: 
Washington State University
Job Description: 

The Institute for Sustainable Design at Washington State University invites applications for a full-time nine month tenure track position in the area of sustainability engineering at the Pullman campus.  Emphasis research areas include 1) interaction between natural resources, build environment, and/or energy systems; 2) response on demands of infrastructure to climatic and land use- induced natural hazards on terrestrial processes; 3) integrating measurements and mathematical models to better understand the interaction between natural resources and societal demands; or 4) management of built, water, or energy infrastructure for future societal needs. Appointment will be at the Professor rank.  Tenure home is negotiable and depends on research interests. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, develop an externally funded research program, and provide on- and off- campus professional services and publish scholarly work.  It is anticipated the successful candidate will begin appointment on August 16, 2013.  Qualifications: An earned doctorate in Civil, Chemical, Environmental or Biosystems Engineering or a closely-aligned field is required.  Strong communication skills and the ability to work collegially and collaboratively with diverse internal and external constituencies are also necessary. Demonstrated record in the development of an externally funded program.  Application:  Applications should include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, a statement of research plans, a statement of teaching, and contact information for three references.  To apply, visit www.wsujobs.com. WSU is an EO/AA Educator and Employer.  Application review begins on January 14, 2013.  For additional information on Washington State University and ISD, visit http://sustainabledesign.wsu.edu .