Civil and Environmental Engineering

Gerald T. and Lilian P. Orlob Endowed Professorship in Water Resources Engineering

Announcement for position

 

INTERNAL APPLICANTS ONLY:

The University of California Davis, School of Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is recruiting for an internal full-time faculty member to serve as the holder of the Gerald T. and Lilian P. Orlob Endowed Professorship in Water Resources Engineering. The holder is expected to engage in teaching and scholarly activities focused in the area of water resources engineering; teach one to three courses per year in the undergraduate and graduate programs in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering; conduct research relevant to water resources engineering and perform service to the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering as well as the broader community in which it is situated; provide leadership in the area of water resources engineering; and enhance the academic and intellectual life of the department, college, and campus as a whole.

Required candidate qualifications include: an existing faculty appointment in the UC Davis Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, an established track record of original research publications in high-impact venues, and a record of principal investigator funded research, and teaching in the area of water resources engineering. Demonstrated leadership experience and abilities, and the ability to adhere to policies and procedures, as well as the ability to work cooperatively and collegially in a diverse environment is required.

Initial review of applications will begin on February 4, 2017 and the position will remain open until filled.

The University of California, Davis is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of diversity among its faculty and staff.

UC Davis recognizes the necessity of supporting faculty with efforts to integrate work, family and other work-life considerations. To recruit and retain the best faculty, the campus sponsors a Work Life Program that provides programs and services that support faculty as they strive to honor their commitments to work, home and community. http://academicaffairs.ucdavis.edu/programs/work-life/

Interested candidates should submit all materials via the web-based, online submission system at https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/apply/JPF01427. Required materials include a curriculum vitae, Statement of Diversity, and the names and addresses (including e-mail and telephone numbers) of five references. Inquiries should be directed to:

 

Professor Levent Kavvas, Search Committee Chair

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

University of California

One Shields Avenue

Davis, CA 95616

mlkavvas@ucdavis.edu

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