#064-19 ASSISTANT PROFESSOR TO ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR (CIVIL ENGINEERING – HYDROLOGY/HYDRAULICS)

Location
UOG Station, Mangilao, Guam
Salary
Assistant Professor Associate Professor $39,473 - $80,183 Per Academic Year $43,703 - $88,238 Per Ac
Posted
Jun 30, 2019
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Government Agencies
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Application Deadline:

Optimal submittal date is June 30, 2019 Chamorro Standard Time (ChST/UTC+10) when review of received applications will begin.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Anticipated earliest start date is August 2019 or later.

(Note to applicants in the mainland United States: Please be advised that Guam is a day ahead of the mainland United States.)

 

For further information about the University of Guam, visit our Web Site at http://www.uog.edu. General information about Guam is available at http://www.visitguam.org.  For local newspapers, The Pacific Daily News is available at http://www.guampdn.com and The Guam Daily Post is available at http://www.postguam.com.

General Description:

The University of Guam is looking for an individual who is interested in new challenges and opportunities for professional and personal growth.  This position calls for someone who is self-motivated and adaptable, intelligent, possesses a global vision and who is interested in working in a dynamic, multi-cultural institution.

The University of Guam has an active press dedicated to publishing research and writing about Guam and Micronesia. A variety of publishing opportunities are available to UOG faculty, employees, students and members of the communities we serve through the University of Guam Press.

Unit Description:

School of Engineering: To respond to the chronic shortage of local engineers in Guam and the other islands in the Western Pacific, the School of Engineering was established at University of Guam and recognized by the UOG’s Board of Regents in September 2016. The new School of Engineering offers a four year Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. The program will be accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET).  The program will have faculty with expertise in the basic civil engineering and environmental fields.  A new building will house the new program.  There will be adequate space for classrooms, laboratories, and office space for students and faculty.

 

Character of Duties:

The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate expertise and scholarly interests in areas related to hydrology and hydraulics and water resources topics and to develop and teach curricula in those and other related Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) areas.  In addition, duties will include advising students and developing an externally funded research program in his or her area of specialization.  Furthermore, an ability to contribute to other general learning outcomes including engineering laws, ethics, economics, and sustainability would be considered as an added asset.

 

Qualifications:

Minimum: Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering with a focus in Water Resources or related discipline from a U.S. regionally accredited institution or foreign equivalent, evidence of scholarly achievement, and U.S. professional engineering registration or capability of obtaining the Guam registration within a reasonable period of time is required.  Must be willing to teach online.

Preferred: Experience working with online learning programs.

 

 

Application Process:

Applicants for University of Guam faculty positions must complete an online job application through the UOG’s online employment portal at https://uog.peopleadmin.com.  Please have the following documents prepared and ready to upload with your application:

(1) Letter of Intent, stating interest

(2) Up-to-date curriculum vitae or resume

(3) Copies of all graduate and undergraduate transcripts

Applicants who are short-listed for an interview will be required to provide a short (approximately 5 minutes) video clip of their lecture or presentation.

Special Instructions for References: Three (3) current letters of recommendation from persons knowledgeable about your academic and professional performance must be provided by providing a list of at least three (3) references to be contacted on the References section of the online application.  Enter each reference by clicking on the “Add References Entry” button.  Provide the name, title, email address, mailing address, and telephone number of each reference.  A system automated email will be sent to each reference’s email address with a link to attach their reference letter to your application.

Selected candidate must provide official transcripts prior to hire date. For further information, please contact Dr. Ujwalkumar D. Patil, Chair, Civil Engineering – Hydrology/Hydraulics Search Committee at [email protected] or the Human Resources Office at [email protected], telephone number, (671) 735-2350 or fax number at (671) 734-6005.

Police and Court Clearance: Pursuant to Public Law No. 28-24 and Executive Order 2005-34, applicants selected for a position are required to provide original police and court (Superior Court of Guam) clearances of no more than three (3) months old prior to commencement of employment.  Off-island applicants must obtain clearances from their place of residence.  Applicants are responsible for fees associated with obtaining the clearances.

 

Work Eligibility:

Submission of completed job applications authorizes the University of Guam to seek and obtain information regarding the applicant’s suitability for employment.  All factors which are job related may be investigated (i.e., previous employment, educational credentials, and criminal records). All information obtained may be used to determine the applicant’s eligibility for employment in accordance with equal employment opportunity guidelines.  In addition, the applicant releases previous employers and job related sources from legal liability for the information provided.

Should an applicant be convicted of any crimes other than a minor traffic violation, all applicable information must be provided in the form of a police clearance report and court clearance report.  Failure to admit any felony convictions may result in immediate disqualification or disciplinary action.

Section 25103, Chapter 25, Title 10 of the Guam Code Annotated requires college or university employees to undergo a physical examination, to include a test for tuberculosis (skin or x-ray), prior to employment and at least annually thereafter. A report of such examination must be conducted by a licensed physician within a state or territory of the United States and must be submitted upon request.

Federal law requires presentation of eligibility to work in the United States within seventy-two (72) hours of reporting for employment. Specifically, 8 USC 1324A requires the employer to verify the identity and eligibility to work in the United States of all newly hired employees. The University of Guam is required to comply with this law on a non-discriminatory basis. If you are hired to fill a position with the University of Guam, you will be required to present valid documents to comply with this law.

The University of Guam is an equal opportunity employer and provider.

The University of Guam complies with Public Law 24-109 in reference to the provisions and requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Assistance in EEO/ADA matters and inquiries concerning the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations may be referred to the University’s Director, EEO and Title IX/ADA Coordinator, located at the EEO/ADA and Title IX Office, Dorm II, Iya Hami Hall, Room 106, Telephone No. (671) 735-2244; TTY (671) 735-2243; or to the Office of Civil Rights (OCR).

 

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