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Assistant, Associate Professor, Environmental Engineering Job in Cincinnati, Ohio US

Job Summary

University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH
Government and Military
Job Type
Full Time
Years of Experience
Less than 1 Year
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Assistant, Associate Professor, Environmental Engineering

About the Job

Assistant, Associate Professor, Environmental Engineering                                       

Date: Jan 28, 2021

Location:Cincinnati, OH, US

                Company:                 University of Cincinnati
Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors >

Job Overview

Assistant/Associate Professor - Environmental Engineering

(Final Rank commensurate with credentials)

Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering

University of Cincinnati

 invites applications for a tenure-track environmental engineering faculty position at the assistant or associate professor level. The appointment is expected to begin August 15, 2021. Multiple positions may be available. Specific areas of emphasis in research and teaching may include, but are not limited to: water resources, sustainable water infrastructure, systems analysis, computational hydrology, environmental data science and information systems, including big data and/or spatial data, geoinformatics, modeling of multi-scale processes, environmental analytical chemistry, and method development for emerging contaminants of concern.

Essential Functions

The successful candidate will be responsible for establishing and maintaining a program of externally funded research. The successful candidate will be expected to build research collaborations within the department as well as throughout the campus and with industry and government agencies. They will also be expected to teach core undergraduate courses in the environmental engineering curriculum as well as graduate level courses related to their research area, as noted above, and be active in service to the profession and university, serving as journal reviewers and editors, collaborating with professional organizations and/or serving on professional committees.

Minimum Requirements

Prior to effective date of appointment applicant must have a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering or a closely related field. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications.

Application Process

Candidates should provide the following in their application package:
statement of interest, teaching and research qualifications, description of research goals and how the candidate's expertise would successfully integrate with the department's and university's strengths;
current Curriculum Vitae;
full contact information for at least four references; and
a brief abstract for a potential research seminar.

Review of applications will begin March, 2021 and continue until  the position is filled.

Additional Information

There are 11 full-time faculty with primary appointments in Environmental Engineering (ENVE), ~50 students in ENVE's well-established graduate program of 50+ years, and more than 150 undergraduate students in our rapidly growing ABET-accredited undergraduate program that was inaugurated in 2012. Average environmental engineering research expenditures over the past 10 years at UC have exceeded $5 million/year. In addition to core ABET requirements, the program supports three senior elective tracks for undergraduates linked to our graduate research focus areas of Hydrosystems, Water Quality and Air Quality.

 (UC) is a thriving urban research institution located in the heart of Cincinnati, Ohio, with approximately 45,000 undergraduate students and approximately 10,000 professors and staff. The University was recently listed by Forbes Magazine among the nation's most beautiful campuses, and by US News and World Report as an up-and-coming national university, with internationally-acclaimed facilities for teaching and research in a number of disciplines, including medicine, music, law, design and engineering. The College of Engineering and Applied Science at UC pioneered the mandatory cooperative experience for engineers in 1906 and continues to maintain the co-op program and its excellent relations with the industrial sector. According to the U.S. News & World Report rankings for 2020, UC is 3rd in the nation for co-op and internships, ranking 1st among public universities in this category.


The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

REQ: 58247

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati                                   
Job Segment:                     Environmental Engineering, Hydrology, Engineer, Developer, Academic, Engineering, Science, Technology, Education                                       

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.

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