The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Manhattan College invites applications for a tenure-track position in the area of environmental engineering/sustainability, with an emphasis on the urban environment. The position will be filled at the Assistant or Associate Professor level commencing Fall 2019.
Section II: Responsibilities
Reports to: Chairman of the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department
The applicant is expected to develop and sustain a nationally-recognized research program and have a strong commitment to teaching courses at the undergraduate and graduate (masters) levels, including introductory and advanced engineering courses. The candidate would also be expected to work with regional industries, municipalities and agencies, including training and applied research. Candidates will be evaluated on the above criteria, as well as their academic background, professional experience, communication skills, and potential for excellence in teaching, scholarly and professional activities, and service to the College.
Section III: Qualifications
Candidates must have earned a doctorate in civil or environmental engineering, or a closely related field. Additional requirements are an undergraduate degree in civil or environmental engineering, or a closely related field, and a professional engineering license or the ability to obtain one within a reasonable period of time. The successful candidate will have expertise in areas including, but not limited to water reuse, energy and resource recovery from environmental systems, environmental life-cycle analysis, environmental impacts of energy development and resource recovery, advanced water treatment processes, and emerging contaminants.
Interested applicants are invited to submit a letter of interest, a complete curriculum vitae, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and separate statements of teaching interests and research vision. The research vision statement, must specifically indicate how they would interact with or enhance current research areas in the department, including: advanced water quality modeling, advanced wastewater treatment, resource recovery, drinking water treatment and fate, transport and treatment of heavy metals, toxic organics and emerging pollutants. Each of the statements should be no more than two pages in length. The letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts, statements and the names and full contact information of at least three references should be uploaded as a single PDF document.
Review of applications will begin on 10 January 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.
Manhattan College is an independent Catholic coeducational institution in the Lasallian tradition. We expect our faculty, administration, and staff to be knowledgeable about our mission and to make a positive contribution to the mission. Applicants from historically under-represented segments of the population are encouraged to apply, as well as those attracted to a college with a Catholic identity. We are committed to a diverse campus community. AA/EO Employer M/F/D/V
About Manhattan College
Manhattan College is an independent Catholic Coeducational institution in the Lasallian tradition located in the Riverdale section of New York City. We ask our faculty, administration and staff to be knowledgeable about our mission and to make a positive contribution to that mission. Manhattan College welcomes applications from women, members of minority groups, and those attracted to a college with a Catholic identity. We are committed to a diverse campus community. An AA/EO Employer M/F/D/V.