Duke-Civil and Environmental Engineering-Hydrology & Fluid Dynamics

Duke University - Academic Durham, NC

BioSpace - 30+ days ago

Job Description

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering in the Pratt School of Engineering at Duke University is seeking an extraordinarily qualified candidate for a faculty position at the level of Tenure-track Assistant Professor level. The thrusts of the Department include environmental nanotechnologies and fluid mechanics, ecohydrology, hydrometeorology and water resources and sustainability. Candidates working on the areas pertaining to (i) interactions between the variability in the hydrological cycle and climate, (ii) the interactions among water resources, energy and ecosystems processes, and (iii) the development of novel engineering solutions for adapting to their effects on society are especially encouraged to apply. The successful candidate is expected to be involved in Duke's broader efforts in water resources, hydrology, climate, ecology, and related interdisciplinary areas. Opportunities to collaborate in cross-disciplinary initiatives with the Center on Global Change, Center for Theoretical and Mathematical Sciences, Center for Nonlinear and Complex Systems, Duke Global Health Institute, the Nicholas Institute on Environmental Policy Solutions, the Nicholas School of the Environment, and the Sanford School of Public Policy are available. Qualified candidates must have a Ph.D. in engineering or related physical sciences. The Pratt School is committed to fostering a diverse educational environment and encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups. Duke University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The application review process will commence on December 1, 2012, and will continue until the position is filled.Application Material Required: Submit the following items online at this website:* Cover Letter* Curriculum Vitae* Research Statement* Teaching Statement* Publication List* Reference (no actual letters, just names and email addresses) And anything else requested in the position description.Further Info: http://www.cee.duke.edu/ 121 Hudson HallBox 90287Durham, NC 27708------------

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