The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering of the School of Engineering,
Rutgers—New Brunswick, is seeking applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of
associate or full professor in the area of Environmental Engineering. Exceptional assistant
professor candidates may also be considered. The anticipated start date of the employment is
September 1, 2017. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The Department is looking for an outstanding individual with expertise in one of the following,
or related areas of Environmental Engineering: Water and Wastewater Treatment, Resource
Recovery, Environmental Systems, Water Resources and Coastal Engineering, and Geo-
Environmental Engineering. Emerging areas with potential for future growth are of particular
interest. The hire is intended to augment the expanded growth of the Department in the new
Richard Weeks Hall of Engineering Building scheduled for completion in Fall 2018.
Applicants should have an undergraduate degree and PhD in Civil or Environmental Engineering
or a closely related field. Associate or full professor candidates should have at least five years of
experience in academia. The candidate should have a strong scholarly record recognized
through: research funding from diverse sources, including competitive funding agencies, a
significant number of publications in recognized journals, noteworthy invited presentations made
at national and international conferences, and active participation in professional societies. The
candidate also should have an excellent record of instruction on both undergraduate and graduate
levels, as well as of mentoring of graduate and post-doctoral students. We are seeking a
candidate with an established national reputation in her/his field and be well on her/his way to
international recognition. Collaborative research with researchers within and outside the current
institution will be viewed as added strength.
The successful candidate is expected to develop a well-funded research program and collaborate
with other research programs inside and outside the University. The successful candidate is also
expected to develop and teach new courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels within the
department that incorporate the state of the art knowledge and innovations.
Please address your application to Dr. Nenad Gucunski, Chair, Department of Civil and
Environmental Engineering, Rutgers University, 96 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854.
Candidates are encouraged to send their letter of application, statements of research and
teaching, CV, and list of 3 references in PDF format to the following email address:
Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Rutgers is also an ADVANCE
institution, one of a limited number of universities in receipt of NSF funds in support of our
commitment to increase diversity and the participation and advancement of women in the STEM