Associate Professor/Professor of Water Resources Science and Technology



Posting Details

Posting Number: 0601085

Job Title: Associate Professor/Professor of Water Resources Science and Technology

FLSA: Exempt

Position Type: Faculty

Duration of Position: Full Time

Work Location: San Antonio, TX

Department: Department of Science & Mathematics

Pay Rate: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Job Summary/Basic Function: This position will support the research, education and service/outreach missions for the Institute for Water Resources Science and Technology. This position will take lead responsibility for administration and support of the M.S. degree program in Water Resources Science and Technology (WateRST), as well as course development at the undergraduate level, including on-line courses. One focus of the position will be research in WateRST, including the development of collaborative research and outreach relationships inside the Texas A&M University System agencies and elsewhere. Another focus will be assisting with the administration of the Institute and the service/outreach associated with the Institute. Solicitation of external grant funding, including funding for interdisciplinary collaborative research projects in WateRST, is a major expectation of this position. Teaching workload will be 2/2. Continuous professional development and excellence in performance is expected.

Work Hours: Flexible, to suit course and research schedule.

Special Instructions to Applicants: Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 6,500.

Application Process:
Applicants must complete the Application/Faculty Form as well as upload a letter of interest and their curriculum vitae on our online employment system: https://employment.tamusahr.com/.

Please direct any questions to Jennfer.Ince@tamusa.edu

Only applicants who are invited for an interview will be asked to submit three letters of recommendation to the Search Committee Chair. The letters of recommendations should be written on letterhead, be less than one year old, and must bear the writer's actual signature. The letters of recommendation can be submitted electronically by the writer as a PDF attachment with the subject heading "WateRST - Letter of Recommendation" sent through the mail to the address above.
The position is open until filled but review of applications will begin immediately.

If selected for the position, prior to issuing a letter of appointment, the official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution. We cannot accept transcripts issued directly to the candidate. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated. Official transcripts should be sent to the address listed below.

WateRST Faculty Position
c/o Jennifer Ince
Texas A&M University-San Antonio
College of Arts & Sciences
One University Way
San Antonio, Texas 78224.

  • Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for this position.
  • The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
  • If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
  • Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.


Posting Date: 09-06-2017

Closing Date: Open Until Filled

Quicklink for Posting: employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51978



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Qualifications

Education

Necessary Qualifications: Ph.D. in a Water Resources Science, Environmental Engineering or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience

Necessary Qualifications: Minimum of ten years of experience in water resources related positions having research, administrative and/or education responsibilities. Minimum of six years of university teaching experience.

Preferred Qualifications: Broad training related to water quality, water conservation, groundwater, bioremediation, managed water facilities, green infrastructure and low water impact development.

Experience in a water resource related private water industry, public water agency, and/or non-governmental organization.

Working in a collaborative and fast-paced environment.

Other Requirements or Other Factors

Other Qualifications for Posting: Necessary
Ability to work cooperatively with others and provide excellent customer service to students, employees and the community.

Excellent oral and written communication skills in English.



Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.

Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.

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