Applications are invited for a Water Resources Engineering faculty position in the University of Central Florida (UCF) Department of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering (http://www.cece.ucf.edu/).
This is an open rank tenure-track faculty position with preference for candidates who have academic experience and an exceptional track record. The anticipated start date is August 2014. Applicants must have a Ph.D. from an accredited institution in Civil or Environmental Engineering with emphasis on Water Resources Engineering or a closely related field at the time of appointment. We are interested in candidates who will advance the state-of-the-art in the areas of, but not limited to, ecohydraulics, hydrogeomorphology, and related transport processes. Applicants must have demonstrated an ability to perform high-impact and high-demand research, and develop a creative and independent research program that would lead to strong extramurally-funded research and national/international recognition.
UCF offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Civil & Environmental Engineering; both undergraduate degrees are ABET accredited. The department houses active research laboratories and institutes, including the Coastal Hydroscience Analysis, Modeling & Predictive Simulations Laboratory and the Stormwater Management Academy. UCF is focused on becoming a preeminent College of Engineering & Computer Science, in part by developing a research cluster of excellence for interdisciplinary studies on the Coastal Dynamics of Sea Level Rise. A unique opportunity exists for multidisciplinary researchers to work collaboratively with additional well-renowned programs on campus and off (see http://ucf.floridaclimateinstitute.org/). Located in the Orlando Metropolitan area, UCF is the second largest university in the U.S. offering excellent professional and personal opportunities. Learn more at http://www.ucf.edu
Applicants must submit all documents at the time of application including a signed cover letter, complete curriculum vitae, maximum two page statement outlining research vision and teaching interests,and a list of at least three references complete with address, phone number, and email address to http://www.jobswithucf.com/postings/36635
.Review of applications will begin on December 2, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. The University of Central Florida is an equal opportunity, equal access, and affirmative action employer.