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Department: 140301 - Civil Const & Environ Engineer
Location: Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties:
The Research Assistant Professor conducts research on how urbanization impacts flooding and trapped heat and communicates the research in various outlets including conferences and journals
Primary duties of the Research Assistant Professor include, but are not limited to:
Developing urban flood forecasting model using finer spatial scale precipitation forecasts;
Developing a long-term planning model to analyze/identify critical locations that are susceptible to flooding under climate change.
Conducting urban flooding research funded by NSF. This involves forecasting and identifying locations that are susceptible.
Supervise graduate students and write competitive proposals to further develop the research program on urban flooding and hydrological modeling.
Requires doctor’s degree, an equivalent degree, or equivalent professional experience.
Strong publication record appropriate to entry-level faculty is required.
Ph.D. in Water Resources is preferred or closely related field.
Background/experience should include one or more of the following areas: Strong background in hydrological modeling and streamflow forecasting is required. Strong publication record appropriate to entry-level faculty is required.
Required license or certification:
Position Number: 00107966
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