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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
University of Florida, Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering

Date Posted Oct. 11, 2018
Title Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor
University University of Florida, Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering
Department Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure & Environment
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Gainesville, FL
    United States
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Civil Engineering
    Construction Engineering/Management

The Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure and Environment at the University of Florida (UF) Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering seeks dynamic, forward-thinking, and highly qualified individuals for faculty position(s) in construction engineering. The candidate(s) for this open rank tenured/tenure-track position(s) will be expected to develop a nationally recognized research program in construction engineering. As a comprehensive land-grant university, the University of Florida offers excellent opportunities for collaboration with experts in structural engineering, construction materials, mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, computer science, materials science, robotics, and architecture.

The successful candidate will have a PhD in civil engineering, construction engineering, mechanical engineering or a related field. The candidate should have a record of or demonstrate the potential for successful proposal writing, PhD student mentoring, scholarship, and classroom teaching.

Applicants are sought in two areas: The first area is in advanced construction robotics, control systems for construction automation, or industrialized construction systems. Applicants in this area who can bridge the fields of construction, computer science, and robotics are particularly encouraged to apply. The second area is construction material design for constructability and/or in-situ use. Applicants in this area who can blend computational material design, material performance measurement during construction, and sustainability are sought.

To be considered for this position, please apply through the Careers at UF website Applicants are required to provide a letter of interest, detailed curriculum vitae, a teaching summary and long-term goals, along with the names and email addresses of three or more references. This application portal includes a very broad statement of research areas. In order to associate your application with this call for automated construction, please include the position requisition number 508524 at the top of your letter of interest. Inquiries may be directed to the search committee chair Dr. Kyle Riding (

Advertised Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The final candidate will be required to provide official transcripts to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at

  • University of Florida values broad diversity in its faculty, students, and staff, and creates an inclusive and welcoming climate for learning, research and other work. We strongly encourage applications from women, members of groups that are underrepresented in the profession, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. The college of engineering has a policy of non-discrimination with respect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status, national origin, political opinions or affiliations, genetic information and veteran status as protected under the Vietnam Era Veterans’ Readjustment Assistance Act. According to Florida law, applications and meetings regarding applications are open to the public on request.

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