Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering

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Vacancy TypeTenured/Tenure-Track FacultyIs Internal Transfer OnlyNoWorking TitleAssistant/Associate/Full Professor - Civil, Construction, and Environmental EngineeringSalary RangeAnticipated Hiring RangeCommensurate with rank and experiencePosition Number00000564Work ScheduleTBDFull Time Equivalent (FTE)1.0Department140301 - Civil Const & Environ EngineerDepartmentCivil Const & Environ EngineerJob City & StateRaleigh, NCPrimary Function of Organizational Unit

The Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering offers undergraduate degrees in civil engineering, construction engineering, and environmental engineering. Graduate programs are offered with specialties in computing and systems, construction engineering, water resources, coastal and environmental engineering, structural engineering and mechanics, transportation systems and materials, geotechnical/ geoenvironmental engineering, and mechanics and materials. The colleague we are seeking will join a vibrant department with 49 faculty members, over 700 undergraduates and 340 graduate students. Want to know more? Visit:

Essential Job Duties

The Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at North Carolina State University (NCSU) expects to fill a position in the area of Geotechnical Engineering. Areas of interest include the dynamic behavior of unsaturated soils, rock mechanics, and other areas where innovation in geotechnical engineering leads to improvements in sustainable and resilient civil infrastructure. We seek candidates with demonstrated strengths in geotechnical/geomechanics engineering. The CCEE department has many excellent laboratories and is planning to move to a new building on NCSU’s Centennial Campus in 2020.

We seek candidates who are able to develop and maintain a nationally recognized and externally funded research program within their area of expertise, teach graduate and undergraduate courses, and collaborate across disciplines.

Successful candidates should be able to participate in multidisciplinary initiatives to support the missions of the department and the college. While we expect to hire at the assistant professor level, applicants at all ranks are encouraged to apply.

Other Work/ResponsibilitiesMinimum Education/Experience

An earned doctorate degree in civil engineering or a closely related field is required.

Departmental Required Skills

We seek individuals with strong domain expertise who have a demonstrated interest in working with colleagues in other areas of civil engineering (and/or across other disciplines) to address emerging research questions aimed at the betterment of civil infrastructure.

Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Post-doctoral experience, professional experience, and a professional engineering license are desirable, but not required.

Required License or Certification


Special Instructions

Attach individual .pdf files of the following:
- Cover Letter
- Resume/CV
- Combined statement of research and teaching interests
- Transcripts of graduate work (unofficial transcripts accepted; official transcripts required of finalists)
- Copies of no more than three representative publications under “Other Document”
- Contact Information for three References

Review of applications will begin on August 1, 2019, and applications will be accepted until filled.

Job Open Date05/31/2019Anticipated Closing DateReview of applications will begin on August 1, 2019, and applications will be accepted until filled.Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies?NoProposed Hire Date08/16/2020AA/EOE

NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or [email protected] Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree equivalency verified at or equivalent service. Degree(s) must be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive credit.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

Supplemental Question

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. How did you learn of this opportunity?
    • NCSU Website
    • NCSU Executive Search Services
    • Other Online Job Board
    • Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
    • Job / Career Fair
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Professional Journal
    • Print Advertisement (Newspaper / Periodical)
    • Professional Organization
    • Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
    • NCSU Employee Referral
    • Social Media (LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, Other)
    • Other
  2. If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you have your PHD in a field appropriate for this faculty position?
    • No Response
    • Yes, I have my PHD at this time
    • No, I do not have my PHD at this time, however, I will have it completed the anticipated start date
    • No, I do not have my PHD at this time, nor will I have it completed the anticipated start date
Application Materials RequiredRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Contact Information for References
  4. Resume/CV
  5. Research Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document (1)




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Posted: 10/17/2019
Application Due: 1/14/2020
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