The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University
of Massachusetts Amherst invites applications for a tenure-track faculty
position at the assistant or associate professor level in the area of
Environmental Fluid Mechanics and Water Resources Engineering. The
appointment is expected to begin September 1, 2018. We seek an individual
who can provide innovative solutions to national and international water
challenges, broadly defined. Specific areas of interest include, but are
not limited to, hydroclimatology, land surface modeling, resilient water
infrastructure design and management, and environmental data science with
an emphasis on engineering applications and high powered computing.
The successful candidate will be responsible for establishing and maintaining
a program of externally funded research. We anticipate the successful
candidate will build research collaborations within the department as well as
throughout the campus, including with the Department of Interior Northeast
Climate Science Center and the Center for Data Science. The candidate
should have graduate and undergraduate teaching interests that draw from
one or more of the following areas: mathematical modeling, statistics,
systems analysis, environmental fluid mechanics, hydrology and hydraulics.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in a civil engineering or a closely related field
or anticipate such a degree by August 2018. Salary will be commensurate
with qualifications and experience.
To apply or to learn more, please visit:
Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2017, and continue until
a suitable candidate is identified.
The University is committed to active recruitment of a diverse faculty and student
body. The University of Massachusetts Amherst is an Affirmative Action/Equal
Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans, and individuals
with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group