The Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly University of Missouri-Rolla) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in geological engineering to begin January 2014. This position is for Assistant Professor although qualified applicants may be considered for Associate Professor. Outstanding candidates with expertise in subsurface hydrology, environmental remediation and/or international engineering activities are encouraged to apply. Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in geological engineering or a related discipline. Candidates should have a demonstrated history of teaching ability or demonstrated potential to develop an effective teaching program, as well as a documented history of funded research or demonstrated potential for establishing a successful funded research program. Individuals who are licensed Professional Engineers or who have the credentials to become licensed are encouraged to apply.


The Missouri S&T geological engineering program has several established programs of research and education including the three focus areas described above and others.  We have a well-established record of international teaching and research activities. Relevant resources include subsurface hydrology laboratory facilities, state-of-the-art subsurface imaging equipment, large-experiment lab space, and an experimental mine.


The applicant should provide a complete curriculum vita, statements of both research and teaching interests, and the names and contact information of three referees. Complete details regarding the position (reference number 30933) and application process are available at Review of applications will begin on October 1, 2013, and continue until the position is filled


Missouri University of Science and Technology is an AA/EEO employer. Females, minorities, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Missouri S&T participates in E-Verify. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS at: 1-888-464-4218.