School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences

Assistant/Associate Professor Geo-Environmental Engineering

Applications are sought for an Assistant or Associate Professor in Geo-Environmental Engineering within the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences (SCEEES) at Clemson University. 

Candidates are desired with expertise in one or more of the following areas: subsurface transport and remediation of organic, inorganic, metals, and radioactive contaminants, radioactive waste isolation, geologic storage and production of hydrogen, geological carbon sequestration, subsurface energy storage, brownfield development, municipal, industrial, and mining waste containment systems, re-use of waste materials, and reduction of climate change and sea level rise impacts. A Fall 2024 appointment is anticipated with the position at the assistant or associate professor level. The successful candidates will have earned a PhD in Civil Engineering, Earth Sciences, Environmental Engineering, or in a closely related discipline.

The successful candidates are expected to teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate level. Development of new courses in the candidate’s specialty area will be encouraged. The candidate will advise MS and PhD students and develop a high-quality, sponsored research program. Opportunities exist for collaboration within SCEEES, the Savannah River National Laboratory, as well as with other colleagues in the College of Engineering, Computing, and Applied Sciences, and with other Colleges and Centers at Clemson.

Applications received by March 15, 2024 will receive full consideration, with the review process continuing until the position is filled. To apply for these positions, all application material must be submitted via Interfolio at the following Web link: The application packet should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, statement of teaching interests/philosophy, and the names and addresses of five references. Please contact Dr. Brian A. Powell (Chair of the Search Committee at for additional information about the position.