3/4 Time Visiting Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering

Glassboro, New Jersey
Apr 27, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 16,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Rowan University is seeking applicants for a non-tenure track position to teach undergraduate courses in General Engineering and Civil and Environmental Engineering, preferably Water Resources Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Surveying and Graphics but other areas of Civil and Environmental Engineering will also be considered. Candidates should demonstrate the ability to teach effectively at the undergraduate level.


A Ph.D. in civil engineering and a baccalaureate degree from an ABET‑ accredited engineering program (or equivalent) are required. In addition, the successful candidate is expected to have excellent written and oral communication skills.

Start Date:

The anticipated starting date for this civil engineering visiting faculty position will be September 1, 2017.

General Information:

The College of Engineering has innovative Bachelor of Science degree programs in Biomedical, Chemical, Civil, Electrical and Computer, Engineering Entrepreneurship and Mechanical Engineering that emphasize multidisciplinary experiences, teamwork, technical communication, and continuous engineering applications throughout the four years, as well as Master of Science and Ph.D. in engineering. The College of Engineering was created through a $100M gift from Henry and Betty Rowan and has continued to expand through the new South Jersey Tech Park. We have a highly selective student-centered undergraduate program with an expanding graduate program. At Rowan we have a dynamic engineering college and are looking for faculty with new and innovative ideas. Multidisciplinary collaborations are a norm at our engineering college.

Major metropolitan areas within the Northeast Corridor are within easy reach of Glassboro. Philadelphia is a thirty‑minute drive, New York City and Washington, D.C. are less than three hours away, and the Jersey Shore is only an hour drive.


Screening of applicants will begin by June 10, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates are invited to submit their curriculum vitae and cover letter. Apply to: http://rowanuniversity.hodesiq.com/job-details.aspx?jobid=5442091

Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.

All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.