Fire and Air Quality Scientist 

Raleigh, North Carolina (US)
Jul 11, 2018
Sep 09, 2018
Organization Type
University and College

Fire and Air Quality Scientist 

Position Description: The Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources at North Carolina State University invites motivated, innovative scientists to apply for a 1.0 FTE, 9-month, tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor in Wildland Fire Science and Air Quality. The position is approximately 45:45:10 research, teaching and service. 

Qualifications. The candidate must have a Ph.D. in one of the following areas: Engineering, Fire Science, Fire-Atmosphere Interactions, Smoke Emissions & Air Quality, or other closely related field.   

Research Responsibilities: 

The candidate will participate in interdisciplinary research programs at NCSU and within the College of Natural Resources.  

Teaching Responsibilities: 

Teaching responsibilities are negotiable, but may include two undergraduate courses in Environmental Science, Environmental Technology and Management, and/or Natural Resources curricula, such as: Air Quality Monitoring, Fire and Emissions Modeling, and an Environmental Science senior capstone course. The candidate will also teach a graduate course in their area of specialty.  

To Apply: Each applicant must apply electronically at


NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.  

In addition, NC State welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation or genetic information.