Assistant, Associate or Professor of Energy for Sustainability

Columbia, MO
Apr 13, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Description

The University of Missouri (MU) College of Engineering (, under the leadership of Dean Elizabeth Loboa, is in the process of hiring up to 15 faculty positions at all ranks in the general field of Sustainability. This includes Energy for Sustainability. Research areas include, but are not limited to, energy production, conversion, storage, utilization and transportation, energy materials, renewable fuels, and energy economics and policy. Those with research interests complementing the current strengths at MU are especially encouraged.


Applicants should have earned the highest degree in a relevant discipline by the time of employment. Candidates should have a strong background in engineering, and/or physical, behavioral and social, sciences, or other areas related to Energy for Sustainability. The new faculty members may be hired jointly with other MU colleges/schools ( Each new hire will have a tenure home most relevant to her/his background. Successful candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to developing an active research program, while also demonstrating excellence in teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.


Salary is commensurate with Education and Experience.

Application Materials

Apply using the online system. Be prepared to upload a research plan, a teaching statement, a list of three to five professional references with contact information, and a CV.

For questions, please contact Dr. Chad Xing at E-mail address:

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at

Diversity Commitment

The University of Missouri is fully committed to achieving the goal of a diverse and inclusive academic community of faculty, staff and students. We seek individuals who are committed to this goal and our core campus values of respect, responsibility, discovery and excellence.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of Missouri is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. For more information, call the Associate Vice Chancellor of Human Resource Services/Affirmative Action officer at 573-882-4256.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Disability Inclusion and ADA Compliance Manager at 573-884-7278.


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