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Position Announcement – EOHS IH Faculty


The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) School of Public Health (SPH) Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences (EOHS) announces the search for a tenure/tenure-track faculty member at the assistant or associate professor level. The candidate must have expertise in industrial hygiene/exposure science. We are particularly interested in candidates with research interests in exposure assessment and control sciences, and the evaluation and management of exposure control measures and interventions to improve workplace safety and health. A Ph.D.(or equivalent) in Industrial Hygiene, Exposure Science, Safety Science and/or Engineering, Occupational Health, or a related field is required; Certified Industrial Hygienists (CIHs) preferred. The successful applicant will be expected to teach graduate courses and advise graduate students in the Industrial Hygiene and Occupational Safety programs, and to conduct collaborative, extramurally-funded research. Past evidence of or potential for excellence in teaching is desirable, as is a commitment to addressing environmental and occupational health disparities.   

The EOHS division has a dynamic, multi-disciplinary and impactful portfolio of research and service that reflect our values of community engagement and equity in environmental and occupational health. Many opportunities exist at UIC for research collaboration with faculty in the fields of occupational safety, occupational epidemiology, occupational medicine, community health, environmental health, and health policy. The EOHS division serves about 80 students in MPH, MS and PhD programs currently with eight tenure-system faculty, and twice that number of research and clinical faculty. Within the EOHS division, the NIOSH-funded Illinois Education and Research Center (ERC) supports training, research, outreach and continuing education in a variety of occupational health disciplines; the NIOSH-funded Center for Healthy Work, which is using innovative engaged research methods to examine precarious work and its  impacts on health; the Great Lakes Centers, which support clinical and service programs; and the World Health Organization Collaborating Centre, which facilitates global occupational health research and service. 

UIC is one of the most diverse research-intensive universities in the United States, and is designated as a Minority Serving Institution, an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institute, and a Hispanic Serving Institution. The EOHS division is committed to ensuring access to graduate education for students who are diverse across multiple dimensions, including: race, ethnicity, gender, age, disability, disadvantages socioeconomic status, ideas and perspectives. We seek applicants that will enrich and contribute to the diversity of the EOHS division and help us expand the perspectives and experiences we bring to our work.

For fullest consideration, applicants should submit their CV, names and contact information of three references, and a one page document that summarizes their approach to teaching and their research goals by January 7, 2019 at:

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Posted 12/18/2018

Assistant Air Quality Specialist/Air Quality Specialist

South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) welcomes you to apply and become part of our Clean Air Team! SCAQMD is a government agency responsible for air pollution control throughout a four-county region that includes all of Orange County and the urban portions of Los Angeles, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties, home to more than 17 million people. Our headquarters is located in Diamond Bar, California, just 30 miles east of downtown Los Angeles. If you are interested in joining an agency committed to protecting and educating people from the harmful effects of pollution, and working to ensure clean air and a healthful environment for everyone, then look no further! Apply now to become a part of our diverse “Clean Air Team,” and start making an impact on people’s lives.

We are recruiting for either an Assistant Air Quality Specialist or Air Quality Specialist (AQMP/SIP Modeling/Inventory Unit & AQ Assessment Unit) for the AQMP/SIP Modeling/Inventory unit and the Air Quality Assessment unit of our Planning, Rule Development, and Area Sources (PRDAS) division, a major branch of SCAQMD. An eligible list of candidates established with this recruitment can be used to fill a current and future Assistant Air Quality Specialist/Air Quality Specialist vacancies in our Planning, Rule Development, and Area Sources Division (PRDAS).

Specialized duties for the current vacancies include:

For application guidelines/requirements, more information, and to apply, please visit our career

This position will close for consideration on 7/20/2018.

Research Associate II – University of Alabama in Huntsville

The University of Alabama in Huntsville is accepting applications for the regular full-time position of Research Associate II in the Earth System Science Center.  The Research Associate will conduct laboratory kinetics studies of aerosol nucleation and growth, using chemical ionization mass spectrometers and particle sizing instruments.  Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in Atmospheric Chemistry with 18 – 21 months of full-time verifiable related work experience and experience with instrumentation.  A Ph.D. in Atmospheric Science, Chemistry or related field is desired.  

For details on this research project, please visit For more information, please contact Prof. Shanhu Lee at  The approximate salary range is $49,594 - $52,785 with an excellent benefits package.  To ensure full consideration, qualified applicants should apply on-line at and apply for the Research Associate II (step 3), Earth System Science Center/RL4004.


Assistant Professor - Environmental Engineering

Missouri University of Science and Technology

The Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T) invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level in Environmental Engineering. Applicants must hold an earned Ph.D. in environmental engineering or a related discipline and demonstrate the ability and desire to teach courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Additional department information may be found at

The successful candidate will be expected to supervise graduate students and will have the opportunity to collaborate with members of various campus research centers and signature areas, notably the Center for Research in Energy and Environment and the Materials Research Center. Applicants should demonstrate potential for high-quality research in Environmental Engineering; areas complementing existing strengths and therefore of particular interest are aerosols, air pollution, and water reuse. The ideal candidate’s scholarship will demonstrate a capacity to have broad impacts and possible technology transfer or potential commercialization.

Applicants must provide a cover letter, statements discussing teaching, research, and professional goals, contact information for three professional references, and a current CV at All submitted application materials must have the position reference number 00068198 in order to be processed. Hardcopy applications will not be accepted. Acceptable electronic formats are PDF and MS Word. Those wishing further information about the search process may contact Faculty Search Committee Chair, Dr. Mark Fitch ( Review of applications will begin January, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.


Assistant Professor - Atmospheric Chemistry

Rutgers University-New Brunswick, NJ

The Department of Environmental Sciences at Rutgers, the State University of NJ, New Brunswick, invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of atmospheric chemistry. A Ph.D. in atmospheric chemistry, chemical engineering, or related environmental discipline; ability to build a strong research program in a university setting; teach at graduate and undergraduate levels in atmospheric chemistry or other relevant courses; and mentor students, is desired. We seek applicants with research interests in areas including, but not limited to, interactions between climate change and air quality, and the role of atmospheric chemistry in biogeochemical cycles. The Department of Environmental Sciences has local and remote supercomputing and state-of-the-art laboratory instrumentation. Rutgers-New Brunswick, a member of the Big Ten, is America’s eighth oldest institution of higher learning and New Jersey’s premier public research university. Qualified applicants should apply at with a cover letter, CV, statements of research and teaching, and contacts for three references. Review of applications begin January 31, 2018, with an intended start of September 1, 2018. Applicants from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Address questions to Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer:

Multiple bioaerosol postdoc positons available at Peking University, Beijing, China

The bioaerosol laboratory in the college of environmental sciences and engineering at Peking University, Beijing, China is inviting applications for multiple postdoc positions. The candidates will work on multi-disciplinary research projects (funded by NSFC Distinguished Scholar Award). These projects focus on three major objectives: bioaerosol characterization and impacts using GREATpa system (integration of different technologies), PM2.5 health effect mechanism study using SLEPTor (living yeast cell based real-time sensor) and also dLABer system (mouse based + exhaled breath biomarker).

All the work will be conducted under the supervision of Dr. Maosheng Yao, and his group web site can be found at The selected candidates will need a doctoral degree in relevant fields (e.g., exposure science, microbiology, atmospheric sciences, life sciences, mechanical engineering, and toxicology) with research experiences in air pollution, environmental microbiology, toxicology and/or environmental health. Preference will be given to candidates who have strong microbiology and toxicology skills. Duties and responsibilities will include, but not limited to:

The candidates will need to have at least two peer-reviewed publications in well-known journals and strong manuscript writing skills. In addition, the candidate also needs to be an outstanding team player. The appointment will be a two-year contract, and the positions will come with very competitive salaries (match with those in the United States) with additional free on-campus housing at Peking University. The start date can be negotiated. Please send applications to Dr. Maosheng Yao at with the names of three references. Review of applications begins immediately. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

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