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Multiple Open Rank Tenure-Track/Tenured Faculty Positions (#074211)
Syracuse University

Date Posted Dec. 6, 2018
Title Multiple Open Rank Tenure-Track/Tenured Faculty Positions (#074211)
University Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY, United States
Department Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Water Resources Engineering
    Sustainable Engineering
    Structural Engineering
    Ecological and Environmental
    Construction Engineering/Management
    Civil Engineering
    Architectural (Building & Construction)

Multiple Open Rank Tenure-Track/Tenured Faculty Positions (#074211)
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

The College of Engineering and Computer Science at Syracuse University is engaged in a transformative program to hire up to 50 faculty over 5 years across its four departments. As part of this "50 over 5" initiative, the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CIE) seeks to fill two tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. While exceptional candidates in all research areas relevant to the CIE Department will be considered, primary areas of focus include: Smart Infrastructures, Construction/Sustainable Construction, Smart and Resilient Construction Materials, Structural Health Monitoring, Sustainable Water Management, and Hydrologic Modeling.

It is anticipated that the appointments will begin in Fall 2019. Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or a related field by the date of appointment. Applicants holding or working towards a P.E. license are especially encouraged to apply.

The CIE Department ( currently has 17 full-time faculty members engaging in teaching and research in the areas of construction, environmental, geotechnical, and structural engineering. There are approximately 250 undergraduate and 100 graduate students in our civil and environmental programs. The Department offers ABET accredited B.S. degrees in both Civil and Environmental Engineering, as well as M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Civil and Environmental Engineering. The Department has close ties with other Departments within the College and across the University. As examples, the Department has joint graduate programs in Public Infrastructure Management and Leadership with the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Sustainable Enterprise with the Whitman School of Management, and a NSF-funded Graduate Traineeship Program on Water-Energy Research with the College of Arts & Sciences.

Successful candidates are expected to participate in all activities of the Department, including development of an independent, externally funded research program; teaching undergraduate and graduate students in civil and environmental engineering; supervision of graduate and undergraduate students; and university and community service.

For full consideration, applicants are required to complete an online application at under job number 074211. Please submit your cover letter, CV, a statement of teaching and research interests, and names and contact information for three professional references. Sample publications and other supporting materials may also be submitted. In the cover letter, please clearly state for which research area your application should be considered. Review of applications will begin as soon as they are received and applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.

Civil and Environmental Engineering / 151 Link Hall / Syracuse, NY 13244 / 315-443-2311

  • Syracuse University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to equality of opportunity and a diverse work force. Women, military veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

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