Applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor in the field of Hydraulic Engineering or Hydrology

The Department of Civil Engineering at the Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María in Chile seeks applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant or Associate Professor to commence in January 2014 or thereafter. Applications are invited from outstanding candidates with expertise in the field of Hydraulic Engineering, Hydrology or related fields. Candidates working in the areas hydrological processes, urban hydrology, urban hydraulics, flood modeling and control, sediment transport, probabilistic flow predictions are encouraged to apply for this opening.
Applicants should have PhD in Civil Engineering or a closely related discipline. The candidates will be expected to develop a high quality research program. Duties will also include teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in the Civil Engineering curricula. Knowledge of Spanish is desirable.
Applicants should send their full curriculum vitae, a statement of research, a statement of teaching highlighting their vision and capabilities, and the names of three referees to:

Patricio Catalán
Chair, Civil Engineering Department
Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María
Av. España 1680
Valparaíso, Chile, 2390123


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