Job ID: 138788

Assistant/Associate Professor of Surface Hydrology/Environmental Engineering (Tenure-track)

Saint Cloud State University

  • Feb. 18, 2020
  • Assistant/Associate Professor of Surface Hydrology/Environmental Engineering (Tenure-track)
  • Atmospheric and Hydrologic Sciences
  • Saint Cloud State University
    St. Cloud, MN
  • Mar. 13, 2020
  • Aug. 18, 2020
  • Associate Professor
    Assistant Professor
  • Engineering - Other
    Civil Engineering
    Ecological and Environmental
    Water Resources Engineering

The responsibilities of the successful candidate will include:

  • Teaching introductory and upper-division courses in the undergraduate hydrology and environmental engineering programs, such as introduction to physical hydrology, surface hydrology, physical hydrogeology, river hydraulics, surface water modeling, ground water modeling, and/or water resources management;
  • Pursuing research and scholarly activity that includes undergraduate student participation;
  • Engaging in an environment of innovation and collaboration that is focused on student success;
  • Providing leadership in the continued development and delivery of our BS Hydrology program;
  • Assuming an active role in the continued development of our BS Environmental Engineering program including ABET accreditation activities; and
  • Collaborating in delivery of the AHS Department’s Liberal Education courses and other engineering courses in the SCEE.

The ideal candidate will share St. Cloud State’s commitment to our mission and values, especially our commitment to educating our racially and socio-economically diverse student population. Applicants will be expected to establish and maintain a professional goal to become outstanding teachers through the use of research-based, best practices pedagogy. They should be willing to participate in teaching using alternative delivery methods such as online and hybrid. They will regularly engage in ongoing professional development and innovation opportunities focused on pedagogical growth offered within the College and at SCSU.

In order to be considered for tenure, the successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to: teach effectively and/or perform effectively in other assignments, produce a record of scholarly or creative achievement or research, participate in continuing preparation and study, contribute to student growth and development, and provide service to the university and community. (IFO Article 22, Section B)

*Employment for this position is covered by the collective bargaining agreement for the Inter Faculty Organization which can be found at:

Qualifications and experience:

  • Ph.D. in civil or environmental engineering, or related area with emphasis in surface hydrology completed by time of appointment
  • Demonstrated commitment to undergraduate education
  • Evidence of the ability to teach and work with persons from culturally diverse backgrounds
  • Active interest in laboratory and field work related to hydrologic processes and systems
  • University-level teaching experience
  • Professional experience in consulting, industry, or government
  • Post-doctoral Experience
  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) certification or Professional Engineering licensure at the time of appointment

  • St. Cloud State University does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, status with regards to public assistance, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, or status as a U.S. veteran. The Title IX coordinator at SCSU is Ellyn Bartges. For additional information, contact the Office for Institutional Equity & Access, (320) 308-5123, Admin. Services Bldg. Rm 102.

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Contact Information

  • Dr. Tony Hansen, Search Committee Chair
    Atmospheric and Hydrologic Sciences
    Saint Cloud State University
    720 4th Ave S
    Wsb 148
    St. Cloud, MN 56301
  • 320-308-2009

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