Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering - Transportation 2018

Location
Tuscaloosa
Posted
Sep 21, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Number: 0810946

Position Summary: Tenure-track position in the area of Transportation Engineering, with preferred research experience in connected vehicles, autonomous vehicles, and transportation safety. A working skillset in computer science complementary to connected and autonomous vehicles is desired.

Minimum Preferred Qualifications: The Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering at The University of Alabama (UA) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Transportation Engineering. Candidates will be considered for appointment at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor commensurate with experience and qualifications. The preferred candidate will have research experience in connected vehicles, autonomous vehicles, and transportation safety. Additional expertise in one or more of the following areas will be given strong consideration: traffic operations, sustainable transportation, transportation planning, traffic mobility, crowd sourced data, big data as related to transportation, traffic simulation, and transportation systems. A working skillset in computer science complementary to connected and autonomous vehicles is desirable. The department benefits from the College and University's expansion in enrollment and facilities including completion of the $300M Engineering and Science Complex in 2013. These buildings provide nearly one million ft2 of state-of-the-art research and instructional space. Applications will be accepted and reviewed continuously until the position is filled with a possible start date as early as January 2018. Application packages must be submitted electronically at facultyjobs.ua.edu, Requisition #0810946. The University of Alabama is an equal employment/affirmative employer. Women and minorities are particularly encouraged to apply.

Special Instructions: Application packages should consist of a cover letter, CV, statements of research and teaching interests, and contact information for at least three references. Questions about the position can be directed to: Jlindly@eng.ua.edu.

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