Assistant Professor, Civil and Sustainability Engineering

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Posting Number20210010FACJob TitleAssistant Professor, Civil and Sustainability EngineeringType of EmploymentRegular Full-TimeIf Part Time, Enter Hours Per WeekWork LocationMurrayEmployment TermAcademic YearPosition TypeFaculty (Tenure-Track)DepartmentSchool of EngineeringSummary of Job Duties and Responsibilities

Murray State University is seeking an Assistant Professor for the Bachelor of Science in Civil and Sustainability Engineering program.

Responsibilities include teaching classes in the civil and sustainability engineering program including, but not limited to, steel and concrete design, soil mechanics and foundations, construction materials, structural analysis, and transportation systems and design. This faculty will be expected to develop and maintain steel, concrete, construction materials, and soil mechanics laboratories and laboratory equipment.

Engagement in seeking the EAC/ABET accreditation for this new civil engineering program is preferred. Responsibilities commensurate of an assistant professor, to include research and creative activities is necessary. Other responsibilities include student academic and career advisement, establishing a student organization, and developing professional industry partners for internship and full-time career opportunities. Development and participation in student recruiting and retention activities will be important for program growth.

Minimum Education Requirements

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or a related degree is required.

Minimum Experience and Skill Requirements

Professional Engineering licensure in Kentucky within four years is required. Having passed the Fundamentals of Engineering Exam or a doctorate from a civil engineering program that is approved by the Kentucky Board of Licensure and Surveyors is required. Experience working as a civil engineer or teaching civil engineering in the subject areas listed is required.

Preferred Education and/or Experience QualificationsPhysical DemandsWork HoursMinimum Salary$60,000Maximum SalaryPosting Date08/27/2020Closing Date10/16/2020Open Until FilledNoSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Along with the application, the following items must be included:

• Letter of application
• Curriculum Vita
• Copies of academic transcripts
• Teaching statement that describes the candidate’s teaching background and interests, as well as the candidate’s approach to creating a supportive and inclusive environment for student success

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    Documents Needed to ApplyRequired Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Curriculum Vitae
    3. Copies of Transcripts
    4. Statement of Teaching Interest
    Optional Documents
    1. Other Document
    2. Other Document 2




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    Posted: 8/28/2020
    Application Due: 10/27/2020
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