Assistant Professor in Hydrology, Northern Illinois University

Dekalb, IL

Organization: Northen Illinois University

Duties: The position will hold joint appointment status, with a tenure home in the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences. We seek a candidate whose research and teaching interests are broadly in the field of physical hydrogeology and environmental studies with experience in numerical groundwater modeling. Experience and interest in interdisciplinary research and teaching is preferred. We expect the successful candidate to establish and maintain an externally funded, internationally recognized research program, advise Ph.D. and M.S. students, as well as undergraduate research projects, and be committed to excellence in teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Desired qualifications: A Ph.D. in the geosciences, environmental engineering, or a related field is required.

Start and end dates: August 2018.

Link to more information: See the complete job description.

How to apply: Applicants must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research interests, a research writing sample (e.g. publication), and list of at least three references at

Application deadline: December 15, 2017.