Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the University of
Pittsburgh invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions effective
September 1, 2018. These positions are part
of the strategic expansion intended to support research and teaching activities
in the area of Sustainable and Environmental Engineering (SEE) with a specific
focus on environmental engineering.
these tenure-track positions in environmental engineering, we seek candidates
with fundamental expertise and research interests in the areas of environmental
microbiology and biological processes, environmental aquatic
chemistry, and urban infrastructure systems (e.g., water and transportation).
We encourage applicants with research that
addresses multiple scales and/or at the intersection of food, energy
and water. Additional research areas will be considered.
will be given to appointees at the Assistant Professor level but applicants
with outstanding credentials will be considered at other levels. Candidates
interested in collaborative and interdisciplinary research and teaching within
the Department and/or related focus areas in the Swanson School of Engineering,
such as the Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation and the Center for Energy, are encouraged to apply.
will have the opportunity to join our vibrant, diverse and growing department
of 19 faculty members, 300 undergraduates and 160 full-time graduate students (60
of which are PhD students). Successful applicants will be expected to develop
and sustain a strong, externally funded research program within their area of
expertise and contribute to the teaching mission of our graduate and
undergraduate programs. We strongly encourage candidates from underrepresented
US minority groups and women to apply for this position. The University of Pittsburgh is an
affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the
basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, marital status,
national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran
An earned doctorate in civil
engineering, environmental engineering and science, earth science or a closely
related field is required. Interested
applicants should submit: (1) cover letter, (2) CV, (3) teaching statement, (4)
research interests and future plans, (5) copies of three representative
publications, and (6) the names and contact information for at least three
references. We are highly motivated to continue
growing the diversity of our department, and strongly encourage applicants to include
a 1-2 page statement of diversity as a part of their application package. Please submit the application in a single pdf
file to CEE17SEE@pitt.edu.
of applications will begin November 15, 2017 and will continue until the
position is filled.