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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
Gainesville, FL, United States
Department Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure & Environment
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Construction Engineering/Management
    Civil Engineering

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 Interfolio 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. 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.

Selected candidate will be required to provide an official transcript 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 educational 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).

If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida’s Sunshine Law.

  • The University of Florida is committed to 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 in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.

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