Assistant/Associate Professor of Environmental Engineering

  • Montana State University, Civil Engineering Department
  • Bozeman, MT, USA
  • Sep 02, 2021
Full time Engineering & Applied Sciences Environmental Studies

Job Description


The faculty position to be filled is a full-time tenure track appointment with primary responsibilities in teaching, research, and service/outreach. The successful candidate will become an integral part of the CE program, and utilize synergistic opportunities with the ChBE and CBE programs. 

Duties will include teaching courses consistent with the applicant’s background, developing a nationally recognized research program with extramural funding, and participating in professional/service activities. Candidates considered at the Associate Professor level will be expected to assume an immediate leadership role and foster growth in the Environmental Engineering graduate and undergraduate programs.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Required Qualifications – Experience, Education, Knowledge & Skills

    1. PhD in Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering or closely related field;
    2. Evidence of excellent oral and written communication skills; 
    3. Ability to contribute to the undergraduate and graduate teaching missions of the department;
    4. Ability to develop an externally funded research program including evidence of scholarly achievements;
    5. For appointment at the Associate level, demonstrated prior performance commensurate with the rank of Associate Professor. 


Preferred Qualifications – Experience, Education, Knowledge & Skills

    1. Academic and/or professional experience;
    2. Research experience in environmental engineering topics that include but are not limited to microbial and chemical processes in water supply and wastewater systems, sustainable systems, environmental biotechnology, engineering education or other emerging environmental issues.
    3. Experience with or demonstrated ability to assume a leadership role in Environmental Engineering undergraduate and graduate program development. 
    4. Ability to become registered as a Professional Engineer within five years from date of employment is desired. 



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Application Deadline

Screening of applications will begin on October 15, 2021; however, applications will continue to be accepted until an adequate applicant pool has been established.