Environmental and Ecological Engineering (EEE) at Purdue University invites applications for a non-tenure track Faculty of Engineering Practice position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Purdue University seeks to attract exceptional candidates with interests and expertise in Circular Economy, Industrial Sustainability, Sustainable Materials and Manufacturing, Green Design or a related field. Successful candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree in an appropriate engineering or related discipline; candidates with terminal MS credentials who are otherwise qualified by eminence will also be considered. Evidence of qualification by eminence includes, but is not limited to, track record of scholarship, translation of technical innovations to industrial products or outcomes, successful leadership of engineering project teams, or recognition of excellence in professional practice. Successful candidates should demonstrate potential to integrate their experience, skills, and abilities with EEE’s research, education, and/or engagement/outreach programs. The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate level courses, collaborate on research with other Purdue faculty, advise graduate students, and perform service at the Academic Unit, College, and University levels.
EEE embraces both classic environmental engineering and industrial sustainability. EEE students learn systems engineering techniques to proactively avoid environmental problems to ensure that engineering systems are created that can exist in harmony with the natural world and serve society.
EEE is an integral part of Purdue’s College of Engineering. Purdue Engineering is one of the largest and top-ranked engineering colleges in the nation and renowned for top-notch faculty, students, unique research facilities, and a culture of collegiality and excellence. In particular, Purdue Engineering is ranked by U.S. News & World Report as 8th for undergraduate programs, 2nd for online graduate engineering programs, 4th for graduate programs (2nd among public universities), and 5th among universities in the world for utility patents (USPTO). The College goal of Pinnacle of Excellence at Scale is guiding strategic growth in new directions, by investing in people, exciting initiatives, and facilities.Submit applications to this site https://careers.purdue.edu/job-invite/28417/, including (1) cover letter, (2) a complete curriculum vitae, (3) teaching plan, (4) research/engagement/outreach plan, and (5) names and contact information for at least three professional references. The search committee may contact references to request letters. For information/questions regarding applications contact the Office of Academic Affairs, College of Engineering, at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin on October 30, 2023, and will continue until the position is filled. A background check is required for employment in this position.
Purdue and the College of Engineering have a Concierge Program that provides dual career assistance and relocation services.