Essential Functions: This position is part of a strategic focus on enhancing urban systems, with particular emphasis on developing engineered solutions to improve public health and address decaying infrastructure. -Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in civil engineering topics appropriate to the area of specialization-Teach traditional undergraduate and graduate courses in core areas (e.g., fluid mechanics, waste treatment, wastewater collection, and water supply)-Establish a robust externally funded research program providing support to graduate students-Produce a strong record of research publications in high impact journals -Engage in university and professional service activities. -Develop new courses in emerging areas of environmental engineering that match their fields of expertise. -Demonstrate ability to incorporate undergraduate and graduate students in research.
Qualifications: Earned doctoral degree in civil/environmental engineeringAll candidates with expertise in the broad field of environmental engineering will be considered; however, expertise in one or more of the following areas is required: microbiology, biofilms, microfluidics, hydraulics, water supply and distribution, water treatment processes.
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is d...edicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.