University of California, Riverside

Center for Environmental Research & Technology

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Faculty Opportunities

Associate or Full Professor Position in the Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering (Job #JPF00651)

Position Open Date: November 15th, 2016
Final Application Date: June 30th, 2017

The Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering at University of California, Riverside invites applications for a faculty position in the area of Environmental Engineering at the Associate or Full Professor rank beginning the 2016/17 academic year. Candidates with an exceptional research, teaching, and service record will be considered at both levels. We are seeking a highly motivated and interdisciplinary researcher and teacher with a strong background and experience in chemical and environmental engineering and a commitment to developing solutions to global grand challenges.

The successful candidate will be able to launch and maintain an independent, externally funded research program at the Bourns College of Engineering Center for Environmental Research and Technology (CE-CERT, see This position has a preference for expertise in the broad field of air quality, in particular how it relates to transportation and other emission sources. The ideal candidate could have a background in emissions and fuels research, including the exploration and development of alternative fuels, and emissions measurement using both portable and standard instruments. Other areas of interest include ambient air quality monitoring, atmospheric processes (e.g., particulate emissions and secondary organic aerosol formation), and climate change related to greenhouse gas emissions.

CE-CERT is well equipped with emissions test equipment, a state-of-the-art atmospheric chamber, and a wide array of instrumentation. Further, it is expected that the successful candidate would interact closely with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) research staff and their new laboratories that are scheduled to move to the UCR campus in 2020.

For more information about this position, please contact Dr. David Cocker at

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Provost’s Diversity in Engineering Fellows Program

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Cluster Hire Opportunities

The Center for Environmental Research and Technology is known for its collaborative partnerships, both within the university and with outside organizations. In this spirit, CE-CERT is assisting with the selection of qualified faculty to fill the positions listed below through the cluster hire process.

Associate/Full Professor of Supply Chain Management Cluster (Job #JPF00671)

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BREATHE (Bridging Regional Ecology and Aerosolized Toxins to understand Health Effects) Cluster (Job #JPF00639)

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Other Employment Opportunities with CE-CERT

None at this time.


Student and Post-Doctoral Opportunities

Student and Post-doctoral opportunities sometimes become available. If you would like to submit your CV for our files, please send it to:

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General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Center Information

Center for Environmental Research & Technology
1084 Columbia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92507
Directions to CERT

Tel: (951) 781-5791
Fax: (951) 781-5790

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