Professor of Hydrology and Water Resources Management – ETH Zurich

The Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering (D-​BAUG, at ETH Zurich invites applications for the above-​mentioned position.

The new professor is expected to develop a strong international research programme within two topical areas: (a) ecohydrological processes at the soil-​plant-atmosphere interface, their numerical modelling, and engineering applications and impact studies at urban and catchment scales; (b) planning and management in the water-​energy-food-ecosystem nexus, developing hydrosystem models, and stakeholder interaction and resource optimization tools.
The successful candidate is expected to be an established leader in one of these two areas and ready to grow the group in the second area. Successful candidates hold a PhD degree in environmental engineering or geosciences, with an outstanding research portfolio that combines strengths in numerical modelling, environmental sensing, and data analysis. A strong commitment to teaching at Bachelor and Master level courses in the environmental engineering curriculum is expected. In general, at ETH Zurich undergraduate level courses are taught in German or English and graduate level courses are taught in English. Academic achievements should be complemented by a demonstrated ability to lead a research group and generate external funding. The position will be filled at full professor level.

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