School of Engineering
College of Engineering & Mathematical Sciences
The University of Vermont
The School of Engineering at The University of Vermont (UVM) invites applications for two tenure-track/tenure faculty positions (Assistant or Associate Professor level) in Environmental Engineering for Fall 2014. Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in engineering or a related field, a proven record of scholarly activities, and potential for strong performance in cutting edge research and teaching in Chemical or Biological Processes of Environmental Engineering. The faculty members will contribute to two separate ABET-accredited undergraduate education programs in Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering, be active in the NRC-ranked M.S. and Ph.D. graduate program in Civil & Environmental Engineering (CEE), and maintain an active program of externally-funded research. The successful candidates will join the School of Engineering ( http://www.uvm.edu/~cems/soe/), one of three divisions in the College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences. The ability to acquire professional licensure is desired.
Innovative approaches to engineering education and interdisciplinary research collaborations will be valued. Significant opportunities for collaboration exist with other academic units across campus: Complex Systems Center; Neuroscience, Behavior and Health; Food Systems; College of Medicine; Bioengineering; Cellular, Molecular and Biomedical Sciences; Rubenstein School of Environment and Natural Resources; and the UVM Transportation Research Center. High-performance computing facilities are available to researchers within the Vermont Advanced Computing Center. The University is located in Burlington, Vermont, rated as one of the best small cities in America.
UVM is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and welcomes applications from women and underrepresented ethnic, racial and cultural groups and from people with disabilities. The School is committed to building a culturally diverse educational environment and is interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their research, teaching, and/or service. Applicants should address how they will further this goal in their cover letter. The application package should include a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, the names and contact information of at least three references, a statement describing current/future research activities, and a statement describing teaching interests and philosophy. Applications must be submitted via the UVM website www.uvmjobs.com (Search posing # 0040990). Screening of applications will begin on November 15, 2013 and continue until the positions are filled.