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Adjunct Instructor – Environmental Engineering
NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Date Posted Jul. 31, 2020
Title Adjunct Instructor – Environmental Engineering
University NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Brooklyn, NY, United States
Department Department of Civil and Urban Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Adjunct/Visiting Prof
  • Ecological and Environmental

The Department of Civil and Urban Engineering (CUE) at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering invites applications for part-time, non-tenured adjunct instructors to teach one or more graduate or undergraduate courses in Environmental Engineering starting as early as Spring 2021. We are seeking instructors who can teach course topics that include environmental physical-chemical treatment processes, environmental biological treatment processes/biotechnology, and water resources engineering. We are also interested in candidates with experience in the areas of aquatic chemistry, remediation, sustainable design, solid waste management, and other relevant fields of environmental engineering. Courses will be offered at the graduate or undergraduate level.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Environmental Engineering, or a closely related discipline, and have a demonstrated ability and passion for teaching.

New York University (NYU) is one of the top private universities in the United States. NYU Tandon has an illustrious past as Brooklyn Poly and NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering. Our mission is to excel in research, teaching and entrepreneurship. We aim to inspire and educate engineers for the 21st century. We are committed to quality, integrity, and respect for each other. We take pride in our high numbers of women students and students who are the first in their family to go to college. We seek faculty who have a real passion for a culturally diverse environment.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree in Environmental Engineering, or a closely related discipline, and have a demonstrated ability and passion for teaching.

Application Instructions
Applicants should submit:

  • Cover letter
  • Current CV
  • Statement of teaching interests (including sub-topics within environmental engineering)
  • Recent teaching evaluations (if available)
  • Contact information for three references

We will review applications starting September 15, 2020 and will continue until we fill the position; we encourage you to submit early.

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