Environmental Engineering opening at Missouri S&T

The Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Environmental Engineering. Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated expertise and research interest in sustainable systems and processes, biological processes, or environmental microbiology. Investment in the area of resource sustainability includes the Kummer Center for Resource Sustainability and a new center director, Dr. Shelley Minteer, joining us at S&T. Research thrusts in the department align with stated campus investment areas of Infrastructure Resilience, Smart Systems, Sustainable Energy, Minerals, and Resources. Additionally, the department is home to the Missouri Center for Transportation Innovation (MCTI) and additional equipment and facilities are available through active leadership and participation in S&T’s Research Centers: Center for Research in Energy and Environment, Center for Infrastructure Engineering Studies, Center for Intelligent Infrastructure, and the Materials Research Center.  

Missouri S&T’s CArEE Department, with 19 tenured/tenure-track faculty and 25 total faculty, positively impacts society through ground-breaking research and high-quality graduate and undergraduate education spanning a legacy of over 150 years. The department’s research awards exceeded $9.4M in FY24 with substantial growth over the past 5 years. The department has over 750 students across the three-degree programs. Additional department information may be found at http://care.mst.edu
The department enjoys strong support from alumni and corporate partners with seven endowed professorships. Recent fundraising resulted in a $7.5-million expansion of Butler-Carlton Civil Engineering Hall for the Clayco-Advanced Construction and Materials Laboratory, which opened in 2021.
The CArEE department and programs are highly ranked in U.S. NewsNY TimesWall Street Journal, and in the World University Rankings (Shanghai rankings). (https://www.mst.edu/about/rankings/)

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For questions contact the search committee chair, Dr. Mark Fitch (Mfitch@mst.edu)  or contact me at burken@mst.edu