Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Civil Engineering

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Academic Home Department: Civil and Construction Engineering Posting Job Title: Assistant Professor or Associate Professor of Civil Engineering Recruitment Type: Tenure-Track Faculty Position Details

Full Time Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor or Associate Professor - TBD Area of Specialty-Discipline: Civil Engineering (Transportation) Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable: Position Status: Regular Faculty Tenure Track Status: Tenure Track Terms of Employment: 9-Month Contract Type: Full-time Date Position Available: 08/01/2019 Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

Area of specialization: Transportation Engineering. Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in one or more of the following areas: intelligent transportation systems, big data analytics, connected and autonomous vehicles, highway design and traffic operations, and sustainable transportation systems.

Teaching expectations: Teach undergraduate and graduate courses and labs in both transportation and general Civil disciplines. Advise undergraduate and graduate students in the civil and construction engineering programs

Scholarship/Research expectations: Conduct funded research and disseminate research findings through journal publications and conference presentations.

Service expectations: Service to the profession and the university is expected.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

A Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering or closely related field with an emphasis in Transportation Engineering or its foreign equivalent is required.

A minimum of three (3) years non-academic experience in the transportation field is required. Computer-aided design (CAD) and/or Surveying experience are a plus. Professional registration in the US is preferred. Professional registration is required before applying for promotion and tenure.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 02/15/2019 Questions About Position Opening:

Dr. Jidong J. Yang
Associate Professor, Civil & Construction Engineering
Kennesaw State University, Marietta
Phone: 470-578-5090
Email: [email protected]

Additional Information for Applicants Application Instructions Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000723 USG Applicant Clearing House Position ID: 41787 Departmental/College Overview:

The Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology (SPCEET) at Kennesaw State University provides high-quality engineering degrees with education led by industry-expert faculty in the university’s state-of-the-art facilities.

As the second-largest engineering college in Georgia, the institution serves more than 4,500 students, offering 20 undergraduate and graduate engineering degrees and engineering technology degrees.

Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.

Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
  4. List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
  5. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  6. Statement of Research/Scholarship Interests
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Portfolio
  2. Summary of Teaching Evaluations
  3. Sample Publications - Scholarship 1
  4. Sample Publications - Scholarship 2




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Posted: 4/17/2019
Application Due: 6/15/2019
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