Assistant Professor-Tenure System

Job description

Job no: 680425
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Engineering
Department: Civil And Environmental Engineering 10016148
Sub Area: FAS- Fac./Acad Staff
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Tenure System Faculty, Engineers/Architects
Position Summary

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at Michigan State University (MSU) invites applications for a tenure-system faculty position at the Assistant Professor level with an anticipated starting date of August 16, 2021. Candidates must have appropriate academic background and a doctoral degree at the time of appointment.

The Department invites applications from highly motivated individuals who can complement the mission, expertise and current strengths of the department in teaching, research and service. Applicants from all areas of civil and environmental engineering are encouraged to apply, however the successful candidate must be able to demonstrate training sufficient to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in reinforced concrete and bridge design. The candidate will be also expected to develop a nationally recognized research and teaching program. All areas of research specialization will be considered, but preference will be given to those that are complimentary to existing strengths, and there is a special interest in uncertainty, risk analysis and reliability. The CEE department has an overall research focus on sustainability and current faculty members have interests in: resilient materials and infrastructure; transportation systems and safety; water resource systems; environmental health; and water quality engineering.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Required Degree

Doctorate -Civil or Environmental Engineering

Minimum Requirements
  • Doctorate in Civil or Environmental Engineering, or a closely-related engineering discipline
  • Applicants from all areas of civil and environmental engineering are encouraged to apply, however the successful candidate must be able to demonstrate training sufficient to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in reinforced concrete and bridge design.
Required Application Materials

Interested individuals should submit an application for this position through http://careers.msu.edu and refer to posting #680425. Applicants must submit

  1. a detailed resume,
  2. a cover letter summarizing their qualifications,
  3. vision statement for teaching
  4. vision statement for research,
  5. a diversity statement, and
  6. names and contact information for at least three references.

Items 3, 4, and 5 should be limited to one page each. For full consideration please submit the application material by December 15, 2020. Application review will continue until the position is filled. Questions about this position are welcome by contacting Nizar Lajnef, Search Committee chair by email at [email protected].

Review of Applications Begins On

12/15/2020

Website

https://www.egr.msu.edu/cee/

MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised: Nov 5, 2020 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Nov 5, 2022 Eastern Daylight Time

 

 

 

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