Assistant Professor

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Tenure Track Faculty Position in Construction Engineering

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina invites applications for tenure-track position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level.  This faculty position appointment will be in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering under The Citadel School of Engineering.  The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, is a unique public institution with the mission of educating principled leaders through its Corps of Cadets and College of Graduate College.  Located in historic Charleston, S.C., The Citadel offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in the humanities, business, math, science, engineering and education.  With an enrollment of more than 2300, the Corps of Cadets is the nation's largest military college program outside the national service academies.  All cadets are educated within a classic military system and approximately 35 percent of the graduating seniors earn military commissions. The remaining graduates attend graduate school or enter the job market.  The Citadel Graduate College, which is noted for Citadel excellence in a civilian environment, serves residents of South Carolina's beautiful Lowcountry.  Academic programs at the college are complemented by a strong commitment to service and emphatic support of an honor code that calls upon a student not to lie, cheat or steal or tolerate those who do. Since its founding in 1842, The Citadel's emphasis on character as well as intellect has produced generations of graduates who have served their nation, their professions and their communities with distinction.


Minimum and Additional Requirements:

Minimum qualifications for this tenure track faculty position includes an earned PhD in Construction Engineering, Civil Engineering, Project Management, Systems Engineering or construction related fields. The successful candidate will have demonstrated a potential and interest in undergraduate education as well as graduate education; undergraduate research, and a strong potential for and commitment to student advising, supporting our nationally recognized student activities, and continuous professional development in both construction engineering and engineering education. 

Professional registration/ certification or potential for and strong commitment towards obtaining it should be demonstrated for both positions. The applicant must be an effective communicator and be able to serve as a role model for students in the Corps of Cadets and to other students in our day and evening programs.


Preferred Qualifications:

A preference will be given to candidates for either position with a background in the areas of construction engineering/ management, technical project and program management, or structural engineering.  Prior teaching, professional related experience, and professional certification/ licensure are desirable. 

Anticipated hiring date is August 2018.  Applications received by March 15, 2018 will be assured of consideration; however, applications will be considered until the positions are filled.  In addition to the on-line application, applicants should include in the online application OR send a complete resume including names, address and telephone number of three references to:

The Department of Human Resources

Attn: Angie Rochester/Civil & Environmental Engineering

The Citadel

171 Moultrie Street

Charleston, SC 29409

Qualified women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  The Citadel is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer actively committed to ensuring diversity in all campus employment.




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Posted: 1/29/2018
Application Due: 6/25/2018
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