Assistant Professor in Civil Engineering

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Posting Information

Posting Information

Position TitleAssistant Professor in Civil EngineeringJob Posting Number202053FACJob LocationSan MarcosDepartmentIngram School of EngineeringPosition Description

Texas State University has launched a new civil engineering program focused on the breadth of concepts associated with technology-enhanced (Smart) infrastructure. Currently, the program seeks to fill a tenure-track assistant professor position in infrastructure materials engineering to begin fall 2020.

The successful candidate will be expected to establish a program of externally funded collaborative research, exhibit a strong commitment to student-centered teaching and mentoring, teach general civil and infrastructure materials engineering courses, and perform university and professional service. Women and minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. The review of applications will begin November 1, 2019.

Required Qualifications

• An earned doctorate in civil engineering, or a closely related discipline.
• Professional Licensure/Registration (PE) or the ability to obtain licensure prior to the awarding of tenure.

Preferred Qualifications

• An ability to work collaboratively with faculty across multiple departments and programs, particularly related to the application of technology to the monitoring and maintenance of infrastructure assets.
• Demonstrated excellence in written and oral communication.
• Industrial, commercialization, or post-doctoral experience.
• Experience in sensor technologies; data transmission, storage, and secure sharing; data analytics; or asset management.

Application Procedures

Only applications submitted for this specific posting through the Texas State University website will be accepted and considered,

To assure full consideration, please submit the following by November 1, 2019: cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research interests, and a list of three references.

The selected candidate will be required to provide official transcripts from all degree-granting universities.

Proposed Start DateFall 2020Open DateReview Date11/01/2019Close DateOpen Until Filled?YesLegal Notices

Texas State University, to the extent not in conflict with federal or state law, prohibits discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.

Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.

Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.

Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.

Why Work at Texas State?

Texas State University is home to more than 38,000 students and 2,000 faculty members in the growing Austin-San Antonio corridor. A member of the Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity Carnegie classification, the university creates new knowledge, fosters cultural and economic development, and prepares its growing population of diverse students for the endless possibilities that await them as citizens of Texas, the nation, and the world.

Bolstered by research with relevance and innovation in creative and scholarly work in a full range of academic disciplines and a spirit of inclusiveness, Texas State seeks outstanding candidates for a variety of faculty positions.

Quick Link DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Statement of Research Interests
  5. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Licensure
  2. Letter of Recommendation #1
  3. Letter of Recommendation #2
  4. Letter of Recommendation #3
  5. DD 214/DD1300
  6. Veteran's Preference
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    Posted: 9/30/2019
    Application Due: 11/29/2019
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