The Department of Civil Engineering at Auburn University invites applications for one Assistant or Associate Professor tenure-track faculty position in Construction Engineering and Management and one or more tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level in Structural Engineering beginning Fall 2019/Spring 2020. Candidates should have research and teaching interests that complement those of the existing faculty. Each selected candidate is expected to develop an externally funded research program while teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, directing graduate students, and engaging in university and professional service.
Applicants must hold a doctoral degree in civil engineering, or a closely related field, at the time employment begins, and be able to communicate effectively in English. Candidates accepted for these positions must be able to satisfy eligibility requirements for work in the United States on the date appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of the appointment. The ability to complete requirements for professional engineering licensure in a timely manner is desirable.
Current Construction Engineering and Management research interests include, but are not limited to, heavy infrastructure construction and management, infrastructure interdependence and resilience, sustainable infrastructure, construction/post-construction stormwater management and sediment control, low-impact development, construction staffing issues and strategies, construction knowledge management, building information modeling, estimating, and scheduling.
A candidate for a Structural Engineering position is expected to develop a research program that utilizes the capabilities of Auburn University’s new Advanced Structural Testing Laboratory (construction to be completed in 2020).
Auburn University is a land-grant, Carnegie R1 institution located in east-central Alabama with an enrollment of 30,000. The Department of Civil Engineering has 26 faculty members, approximately 550 undergraduate and 120 graduate students, and offers B.C.E., M.S., M.C.E., and Ph.D. degrees. Civil Engineering faculty members have excellent opportunities for funded research through the Auburn University Highway Research Center and the Alabama Department of Transportation. The city of Auburn frequently ranks high on lists of the best places to live in the U.S.
Review of application materials will begin March 1, 2019, and continue until the positions are filled.
The Construction Engineering and Management position posting and application is located at https://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/postings/3316
The Structural Engineering position posting and application is located at https://aufacultypositions.peopleadmin.com/postings/3335
Applications should include one-page statements of research interests and teaching interests along with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references.