Title: Assistant Professor (Environmental Sustainability Engineering)
Position Number: 0083728
Hiring Unit: C of Tropical Agriculture and Human Resources, Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering
Location: Manoa Campus
Closing Date: Continuous - application review begins March 13, 2020.
Monthly Type: 9 Month
Tenure Track: Tenure
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
Other Conditions: To begin approximately August 1, 2020, for best consideration, all application materials should be received by March 9, 2020.
Duties and Responsibilities
1. Develop and teach cross-cutting undergraduate and graduate courses in biological engineering and environmental sustainability to serve the department's undergraduate Biological Engineering (BE) and Molecular Biosciences and Biotechnology (MBB) programs (five, 3-credit classes per two years, or equivalent to an average of 7.5 course credits per academic year). Be involved with undergraduate and graduate student advising and recruitment for the department. 2. Establish an innovative environmental engineering research program that develops and/or applies innovative computational and experimental tools to solve problems at the interface of engineering and biology that are critical to environmental and agricultural sustainability with impacts locally and nationally. Research areas of particular interest include (but are not limited to): systems modeling and/or quantitative molecular analysis of complex microbial systems such as microbiomes and sustainable biological waste treatment systems, life cycle analysis of environmental bioprocesses, environmental nanotechnology, and data-driven engineering solutions to environmental sustainability. 3. Successfully garner extramural funding to support the research program. 4. Provide service to the department, college, university, and professional community.
Submit the following online through NeoGov: 1) cover letter indicating how you satisfy the minimum and some, if not all, desirable qualifications, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) statements of research interests and teaching philosophy/experience, 4) names and contact information for at least three professional references, and 5) official transcripts (copies accepted, however official transcripts will be required upon hire).
Dr. Wei Wen Su; (808) 956-3531; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/hawaiiedu Position #2020-00127 ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (#83728)
1. Doctorate from a college or university of recognized standing in agricultural/biological engineering, civil/environmental engineering, chemical engineering, or another allied field. All But Dissertation (ABD) candidates may be considered, but all degree requirements must be completed at the time of hire. 2. Demonstrated skills/potential as a teacher. 3. Demonstrated scholarly achievement.
1. A successful record of grantsmanship. 2. Previous teaching experience in engineering design and analysis. 3. Previous experience in supervising students in research projects. 4. Progress towards obtaining licensure as a Professional Engineer. 5. Excellent written and oral communication skills. 6. Postdoctoral research experience or equivalent.
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Internal Number: 2020-00127
About University of Hawai’i at Manoa
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