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Postdoctoral Fellow: Urban Water Innovation Network
Colorado State University

Date Posted Jul. 9, 2018
Title Postdoctoral Fellow: Urban Water Innovation Network
University Colorado State University
Department Civil and Environmental Engineering
Application Deadline Aug. 15, 2018
Position Start Date Sep. 15, 2018
  • Fort Collins, CO
    United States
  • Post-Doc
  • Water Resources Engineering
    Civil Engineering

Position Summary
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Colorado State University (CSU) is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow to integrate and synthesize research on urban water sustainability with the Urban Water Innovation Network (UWIN). Specifically, the project seeks to evaluate indicators of sustainability across the various aspects of urban planning, and develop a blueprint (expert system) for cities seeking to integrate a One Water approach into planning.
The selected individual will work with Dr. Arabi at CSU to identify indicators of water sustainability jointly with researchers across UWIN and develop an expert system for evaluating indicators of sustainability for cities across the six UWIN regions (Arizona Sun Corridor, Southeast Florida, Mid-Atlantic, Pacific Northwest, Front Range Colorado, and Southern California).

Required Qualifications

  • PhD in Civil Engineering, hydrology or related field completed by start date
  • Experience with multiobjective or multi-criteria decision analysis
  • Demonstrated ability to produce peer-reviewed journal publications
  • Strong verbal and written English communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with urban water systems, energy use, or hydrologic modeling
  • Experience with application of robust statistical methods in water resources studies
  • Experience with model sensitivity and uncertainty analyses
  • Experience interacting with collaborators and stakeholders

Work Unit
The CEE Department at CSU is recognized both nationally and internationally for its education, research, and service and outreach programs, and is ranked in the top 40 of such programs in the USA. The CEE Department consists of 36 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 16 research scientists/scholars, 27 research associates, and 11 administrative professionals.

  • Colorado State University is committed to providing an environment that is free from discrimination and harassment based on race, age, creed, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, sex, gender, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or pregnancy and will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Colorado State University is an equal opportunity/equal access/affirmative action employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce and complies with all Federal and Colorado State laws, regulations, and executive orders regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. The Office of Equal Opportunity is located in 101 Student Services.

    The Title IX Coordinator is the Executive Director of the Office of Support and Safety Assessment, 123 Student Services Building, Fort Collins, CO 80523 -2026, (970) 491-7407.

    The Section 504 and ADA Coordinator is the Associate Vice President for Human Capital, Office of Equal Opportunity, 101 Student Services Building, Fort Collins, CO 80523-0160, (970) 491-5836.

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Contact Information

  • Stephanie Rosso
    Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Colorado State University
    1372 Campus Delivery
    Fort Collins, CO 80523


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