|Duke University’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Environmental Engineering at the level of Assistant Professor. Exceptional applicants at more advanced levels may be considered. While candidates from all sub-disciplines of environmental engineering are encouraged, we are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in air quality, disease agent transport, sustainable manufacturing and process engineering, and/or the impacts of energy technologies. Environmental Engineering in the Pratt School of Engineering closely coordinates research and education initiatives with the Nicholas School of the Environment. These include the Center for the Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology, a Superfund Basic Research Center, an NSF PIRE training program in Water and Commerce, and the Wireless Intelligent Sensor Networks IGERT training program. We seek candidates with a vision of collaboration and relevance for their research and teaching that is international and cross-disciplinary. Applicants should have a doctoral degree in environmental engineering or a related field. Duke University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Applications from women and under-represented minority groups are strongly encouraged. |
Interested applicants should provide a curriculum vitae, statements of research and teaching interests, and the contact information of three references (with telephone numbers and email addresses). Application materials must be submitted electronically via https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/1450. Question regarding this position may be directed by email to Professor Heileen Hsu-Kim, Search Committee Chair (hsukim-at-duke-dot-edu). Information on Duke’s Environmental Engineering program can be found at http://www.cee.duke.edu/environmental. Review of applications will begin immediately. Full consideration will be given to applications received by December 6, 2013. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Duke University is regularly ranked as one of the world's top research universities and is one of the highest ranked U.S. universities in a broad range of environmental disciplines, including environmental policy and management, environmental law, and environmental engineering. Located in the mid-Atlantic piedmont city of Durham, NC, Duke is within 15 minutes of the research campuses for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) in the Research Triangle Park of North Carolina.