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Assistant Professor

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Job Title:

Assistant Professor

Posting Number:

Fac 2014000767



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Job Description Summary:

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Clarkson University invites applications to fill a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position in Environmental Engineering. All candidates are expected to pursue a vigorous, nationally visible, externally funded research program and maintain a strong commitment to teaching at all levels.

Candidates with expertise in innovative water treatment technologies at the intersection of advanced oxidation process and environmental microbiology including the use of innovative molecular biological methods are sought to fill this position. Expertise in environmental analytical chemistry that can take advantage of the world-class analytical equipment in the Center for Air and Aquatic Resources Engineering and Science (CAARES) is also highly desired. An interest in collaborative research that complements existing expertise among the environmental engineering faculty and aligns with one or more of Clarkson’s interdisciplinary research hubs is expected. The Institute for a Sustainable Environment and its related Centers provide the campus’ hub for interdisciplinary environmental and sustainability related research and education. For more information about the interdisciplinary research centers, see http://www.clarkson.edu/ise.

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, with 17 tenure track faculty, and the Institute for a Sustainable Environment, with over 80 faculty affiliates, provide research, education and outreach opportunities for faculty and their graduate students.

Minimum Qualifications:

A PhD in environmental engineering or a closely related field is required of all applicants.

Physical Demands:

Ability to complete essential classroom functions. Clarkson is committed to complying with the guidelines set forth under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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Special Instructions for this Posting:

An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Clarkson University actively seeks and encourages applications from minorities, women, people with disabilities, and veterans.

All offers of employment are subject to the applicant successfully passing a background check (including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal records).

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Posted: 2/13/2021
Application Due: 6/30/2021
Work Type: Full Time