The Department of Environmental Engineering at Texas A&M University-Kingsville invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor position effective Fall Semester 2013. Applicants must have an earned doctorate from a regionally accredited institution or university in Environmental Engineering or a closely related field. Post-graduate experience in either industry or academia, registration as a professional engineer and a strong record of research productivity are highly desirable. 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.
Preferred areas of research and teaching emphasis include groundwater and surface water resources modeling and management, especially if related to climate change and environmental sustainability, which complement the expertise and strengths of the existing faculty. 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 1st, 2013. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until a suitable candidate is selected. The application package should be submitted online at https://javjobs.tamuk.edu and include a cover letter addressing the job requirements, current vita, statement of research and teaching interests, and names, address, and telephone numbers of three references.