Duke University, Civil and Environmental Engineering

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Position ID:Duke-Civil and Environmental Engineering-RS_WIESNER [#24115]
Position Title: Coordinator for the International Network For Researching, Advancing, and Assessing Materials for Environmental Sustainability (INFRAMES)
Position Type:Other
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Civil and Environmental Engineering / Environmental Engineering
Appl Deadline:2023/03/31 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2023/01/06, finished 2023/06/20, listed until 2023/07/06)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Candidates are being sought for a research scientist staff position, to perform and manage interdisciplinary research efforts in the areas of Public Sector Innovation and Sustainable Materials.

Specific responsibilities include coordinating and catalyzing interactions between Duke faculty and outside entities in the public and private sectors related to public sector activities such as applying data science tools to monetize information, incentivizing the production of data on product performance and safety, and analyzing air and wastewater data in monitoring public infrastructure and environmental quality. Responsibilities also include coordinating the activities of the Wiesner Lab at Duke University while serving as the Coordinator for the International Network For Researching, Advancing, and Assessing Materials for Environmental Sustainability (INFRAMES).

Candidates should have a doctoral degree in environmental chemistry, environmental engineering, or a related field and previous experience in research management.

The successful candidate will serve as program coordinator for the Public Sector Innovation Initiative and INFRAMES and lab manager for the Wiesner lab. In addition to a background in laboratory experimentation, knowledge of program languages R and Python is highly desirable. Fluency in English is required and additional fluency in either French or German is highly preferred.

We seek staff members committed to building a diverse and inclusive community that fosters excellence in research and teaching and welcome applications from women and members of minority groups as well as others who would bring additional dimensions to the university's research and teaching missions.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

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Duke University
121 Hudson Hall
BOX 90287
Durham, NC 27708