Position Announcement-Assistant Professor in Environmental Engineering at Michigan State University

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Michigan State University invites applications from highly motivated individuals who can complement the mission, expertise and current strengths of the department in teaching, research and service. Applicants from all areas of civil and environmental engineering are encouraged to apply; however, the successful candidate must be able to demonstrate training sufficient to teach environmental chemistry and other courses among those traditionally taught in undergraduate and graduate environmental engineering programs. The candidate will be  expected to develop a nationally recognized research and teaching program and synergistically complement the existing expertise in the Department and CollegeThe successful candidate is also expected to build effective collaborations within the Department, College, and University. All areas of research specialization will be considered, but preference will be given to those that are complementary to existing strengths of environmental engineering faculty. Broadly the existing expertise include environmental separation processes, environmental nanotechnologies, bioremediation, pathogen detection, surface and groundwater contaminant hydrology, sustainability, soil remediation, landfill design and operation, building health (including indoor air quality), and sustainable energy systems.

Required Degree

Doctorate – Civil or Environmental Engineering, or a closely-related engineering discipline

Required Application Materials

Interested individuals should submit an application for this position through http://careers.msu.edu and refer to posting #739789. Applicants must submit 1) a detailed resume, 2) a cover letter summarizing their qualifications, 3) vision statement for teaching 4) vision statement for research, 5) a diversity statement, and 6) names and contact information for at least three references. Items 3, 4, and 5 should be limited to one page each. For full consideration please submit application materials by December 15, 2021. Application review will continue until the position is filled.  Questions about this position are welcome by contacting Dr. Syed Hashsham, Search Committee chair by email at CEE_Search@egr.msu.edu.