Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking applicants for a faculty position in Environmental Engineering at the (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) level commensurate with experience. The Civil Engineering Department is part of the Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology. The faculty appointment will start in August 2016 or earlier.
The ABET accredited Civil Engineering program is innovative and future focused – incorporating the latest trends in Civil Engineering to address the current and future needs of the profession and our society. Our graduates are well prepared to enter professional practice and will have the comprehensive skill set and leadership background required to address society’s needs on local, regional, and global scales. The Civil Engineering curriculum emphasizes professional practice preparation using modern, project-based, hands-on learning methods. The Civil Engineering program includes three primary focus areas: 1) Green design and sustainability engineering; 2) Infrastructure design, evaluation, and restoration; and 3) Transportation planning, analysis, and design. The department is part of Parks College, which offers MS and Ph.D. graduate degrees in Engineering. Please visit http://parks.slu.edu for more information about the department and college. External to Parks College there are opportunities to establish collaboration in other units, such as Chemistry, Health/Medical Sciences, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences, and Center of Sustainability. Additionally, SLUhas shared use high performance computing facilities.
The department is seeking applicants with expertise and interest in any area of environmental engineering. The successful candidate will be expected to effectively develop and instruct undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses in a hands-on, project-based curriculum; develop and instruct graduate courses; advise undergraduate and graduate students; conduct research, publish, or other scholarly activities; and participate fully in the collective responsibilities of the faculty, which include curriculum design and implementation, continuous improvement and assessment, and faculty governance. The successful candidate is expected to have an established research program in her/his area of expertise and mentor younger faculty, as appropriate.
A Ph.D. in Civil or Environmental Engineering or a closely related discipline is required and a BS degree in civil or environmental engineering is preferred. Industry experience is highly desirable and all faculty hires are strongly encouraged to become a registered P.E. in the State of Missouri. The appointment may be tenured at the Associate or Full Professor, commensurate with experience.
Interested candidates must submit an application, cover letter, current curriculum vitae, and a list of at least four references to https://jobs.slu.edu/postings/7683. All other correspondence regarding this position should be directed to: Civil Engineering Faculty Search Committee, Department of Civil Engineering, Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology, 3450 Lindell Boulevard, McDonnell Douglas Hall, Room 1033, Saint Louis, MO 63103. Review of Applications will begin December 15, 2015 and will continue until the position is filled.
Saint Louis University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages nominations of and application from women and minorities.