Visiting Assistant Professor - Civil and Environmental Engineering

Location
, PA
Posted
Jun 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at Bucknell University seeks applicants for a one-year visiting assistant professor position starting in August 2017. The application materials of successful candidates will

  1. Articulate their plans to provide outstanding classroom instruction in courses in engineering planning and project management (including topics related to feasibility studies, decision making, engineering economic analysis, and project management skills) and construction management.
  2. Describe how he or she will be able to contribute more broadly to the civil engineering curriculum by teaching other common civil engineering courses.
  3. Describe how he or she will be able to work successfully with a diverse student body.

At time of appointment, candidates are expected to have an earned doctorate or be ABD in civil engineering or a closely-related engineering field, or have substantial professional experience.

Applications must include a letter of application (cover letter), a statement of teaching interests, capabilities, and philosophy (maximum 2 pages), and a current curriculum vitae. Applicants also must provide references upon request. In order to be considered for the position, all applicants are required to submit online an online application through http://www.bucknell.edu/FacultyJobs. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

About Bucknell -
Bucknell University is a private, highly ranked, national liberal arts institution that also offers strong professional programs in engineering, business, education, and music. Located in Central Pennsylvania along the Susquehanna River, Bucknell is nestled in the Borough of Lewisburg, an appealing Victorian-style town ranked as one of America's best small towns. Lewisburg and the surrounding region offer a unique combination of outdoor recreation opportunities, small-town charm, and appealing amenities such as restaurants, art galleries, an art deco theater, museums, and boutiques. In addition to the many cultural and athletic events offered by the University and the Borough, the surrounding region offers outstanding schools, medical facilities, and an affordable cost of living. For those who crave the city, Bucknell is within an easy three-hour drive to Philadelphia, New York, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C.

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