Environmental and Water Resources Engineering

Monday, January 14, 2013
Job Type: 
Job Rank: 
Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor
Job Institution: 
University of Missouri-Columbia
Job Description: 

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at University of Missouri-Columbia invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Environmental/Water Resources Engineering, beginning August 2013. Candidates interested in the full spectrum of environmental and water resources engineering are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a well-funded research program, to publish scholarly work in appropriate journals, to actively guide students in research, and to demonstrate excellence in education. Because the University of Missouri-Columbia is the comprehensive, flagship university in the state of Missouri, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to collaborate with faculty within the Department, within other Departments in the College of Engineering and in departments across campus, including those conducting research in a broad life sciences initiative. Candidates must be in possession of a doctorate by the time the candidate begins employment. Preference will be given to candidates with professional registration or the ability to obtain it.  It is anticipated that the position will be filled at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank; however, outstanding candidates at all ranks will be considered. 


Review of applications will begin February 15, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates must submit applications online at http://hrs.missouri.edu/find-a-job/academic. Questions regarding the application procedure may be directed to Mary McCush at mccushm@missouri.edu. Further information about the department is available at http://engineering.missouri.edu/civil/


The University of Missouri-Columbia (MU) is the largest campus in the University of Missouri System, is a member of the American Association of Universities and is designated as a doctoral/research extensive institution by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. In an assessment published recently in a national magazine, MU was tied for first place among public universities offering the best value when considering academic quality and the cost of attendance. Columbia, MO is known as an ideal college town, combining small-town comforts, community spirit and affordability, with big-city culture, activities and resources. Our city of approximately 110,000 people is the largest in Mid-Missouri and is located midway between Missouri’s largest cities of St. Louis and Kansas City. Money magazine, Fortune magazine, U.S. News & World Report, Men's Journal, MSN.com and other news entities have named Columbia, MO one of the best places in the United States to live because of its high quality of life. The American Institute for Economic Research ranked Columbia among the nation's top 10 college towns.


The University of Missouri-Columbia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. To request ADA accommodations, please contact our ADA Coordinator at (573) 884-7278 (V/TTY).