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Assistant Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering
Oklahoma State University

Date Posted Sep. 10, 2020
Title Assistant Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering
University Oklahoma State University
Stillwater, OK, United States
Department School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Application Deadline November 1st or until filled
Position Start Date Aug. 1, 2021
  • Assistant Professor
  • Water Resources Engineering
    Ecological and Environmental
    Civil Engineering

Environmental Engineering Faculty Position:

The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CIVE) at Oklahoma State University is pleased to invite applications for one (1) tenure-track faculty position in the area of Environmental Engineering and Water Resources. The successful candidate must demonstrate potential for developing a strong externally funded research program. The School is especially interested in candidates that can collaborate strategically with current expertise within the department, college, and state. Preferred candidates may be focused on the following areas: unit operations; contaminants of emerging concern (CECs); analytical detection, sensing, and monitoring; physical-chemical or biological treatment of water and wastewater; transformations of contaminants in the environment; water reuse; modeling of water and environmental systems, and resource recovery. Candidates will be considered in all areas of Environmental Engineering and Water Resources. The successful candidate must have an academic background to teach undergraduate courses in environmental and water resources engineering in the Civil and Environmental Engineering curriculum, as well as teach new and/or existing graduate courses in their area of expertise. A Ph.D. in, or closely related to, Civil and Environmental Engineering is required. It is preferred that candidates can become licensed as a Professional Engineer within 6 years of appointment.

Oklahoma State University is located in Stillwater, Oklahoma, approximately 60 miles from both Oklahoma City and Tulsa. The School currently has 13 faculty members, 268 undergraduate students, and 70 graduate students. The School is a unique blend of teaching and research excellence. Research expenditures were $3 million in 2018 or approximately $150,000 per faculty member. The OSU Civil Engineering program has undergone a major expansion through the construction of new offices and classrooms as well as the new Endeavor Lab. The Endeavor Lab is a 72,000 sf interdisciplinary undergraduate laboratory opened in the fall semester of 2018.

Ph.D. in a field closely related to Civil and Environmental Engineering is required.

Applications: Full screening of applications will commence on November 1, 2020. Applications will be accepted until the positions have been filled or the search has been terminated.
Send requests for additional information to the search committee chair, Dr. Mark Krzmarzick, at
Interested and qualified candidates should apply online at 8459). A single pdf file will be requested with your application. The file should include:

  • a cover letter of application;
  • a curriculum vita;
  • a research statement including a plan to secure external funding (maximum of three pages);
  • a statement of teaching interests and philosophy (maximum of two pages) which should address promotion of diversity and inclusion within civil engineering education
  • names and contact information of five references.

For assistance with the on-line application process or to request an accommodation to enable application, contact OSU Human Resources, 106 Whitehurst, Stillwater, OK 74078 or call 405-744-2909. Oklahoma State University, as an equal opportunity employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. Oklahoma State University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all individuals and does not discriminate based on race, religion, age, sex, color, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or veteran status with regard to employment, educational programs and activities, and/or admissions. For more information, visit

  • Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-verify employer committed to diversity and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected category. OSU is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans for its openings. OSU 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. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or © consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35©

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Contact Information

  • School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Oklahoma State University
    248 Engineering North
    Stillwater, OK 74078


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