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Assistant Professor - Water Quality

at University of Arkansas - Fayetteville in Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

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Workstudy Position:NoJob Type:Regular

 

Work Shift:Day Shift (United States of America)

 

Sponsorship Available:NoInstitution Name: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

Founded in 1871, the University of Arkansas is a land grant institution, classified by the Carnegie Foundation among the nation's top 2 percent of universities with the highest level of research activity. The University of Arkansas works to advance Arkansas and build a better world through education, research and outreach by providing transformational opportunities and skills, promoting an inclusive and diverse culture and climate, and nurturing creativity, discovery and the spread of new ideas and innovations.

 

The University of Arkansas campus is located in Fayetteville, a welcoming community ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S. The growing region surrounding Fayetteville is home to numerous Fortune 500 companies and one of the nation's strongest economies. Northwest Arkansas is also quickly gaining a national reputation for its focus on the arts and overall quality of life.

 

As an employer, the University of Arkansas offers a vibrant work environment and a workplace culture that promotes a healthy work-life balance. The benefits package includes university contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual, and a choice of retirement programs with university contributions ranging from 5 to 10% of employee salary.

 

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For general application assistance or if you have questions about a job posting, please contact Human Resources at 479.575.5351.Department:TCSE | Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences

 

Department's Website:https://crop-soil-environmental-sciences.uark.edu/Summary of Job Duties:The University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture and the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas invite applications for a 12-month, tenure-track position (75% research, 25% teaching) in the area of water quality.

 

The Assistant Professor - Water Quality offers the opportunity to provide leadership on research and education activities in environmental and agricultural water quality in Arkansas. An integrative and applied approach to research is expected, working with multidisciplinary teams of research scientists, extension specialists, and stakeholders. Leadership is needed in the development, evaluation, interpretation, and application of new approaches for effective watershed-scale and regional applications of laboratory-, plot-, and field-based research. Research will address problems related to agricultural water quality and related environmental impacts, including, but not limited to, risk assessment and resource management of cropland, grasslands, waterways, and/or forests; irrigation water quality and its relationship to salinity; groundwater quality and quantity; water quality protection in recycled tail-water recovery and reservoir systems; stormwater management and the effectiveness of urban management practices such as rain gardens and retention basins; and how to incorporate techniques and integrate systems for improved ecosystem functioning within urban and agricultural landscapes.

 

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The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. Persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act.

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Job Posting: 3059422

Posted On: Sep 18, 2021

Updated On: Sep 18, 2021