Job location: Boca Raton
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-02-22
Apply now to join FAU on its race to excellence. For more information on everything FAU has to offer, please visit www.fau.edu/jobs. Position Summary:
The College of Science at Florida Atlantic University seeks scholars who are committed to supporting the learning needs of students from diverse backgrounds and to engaging communities underrepresented in higher education. Florida Atlantic University is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all who interact in our community. In building this environment, we strive to attract students, faculty and staff from a variety of cultures, backgrounds and life experiences. Florida Atlantic University embodies a culture of strategic and collaborative community engagement that results in mutual benefit to the institution and the diverse internal and external communities that it serves.
Florida Atlantic University is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow, Boca Raton, FL.
With over 30,000 students from all 50 states and over 180 countries, 21 intercollegiate teams, 180 plus degree programs, and an administration that thrives on discovery and excellence, FAU is pushing the boundaries of higher education. Florida Atlantic's faculty and staff are trailblazers and innovators with a passion for finding creative solutions while advancing science, art, and technology in all disciplines. Our work environment is a hub of cultures from across the nation and the world, making FAU a place where collaboration flourishes.
The Collaborative Sciences Center for Road Safety is looking for fill the position of Postdoctoral Fellow.
The successful candidate will assist in the execution of the Center’s Research Program, which is focused on the application of safe systems principles to the creation of safe, livable cities. More information on CSCRS at FAU is available here: http://science.fau.edu/departments/urban-regional-planning/research/cscrs/index.php Responsibilities will entail assisting in the Center’s ongoing research program and the development of materials into scholarly publications and presentations.
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in conducting sponsored research, expertise in geographic information and statistical analysis, as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills. Applicants with prior experience in conducting sponsored research is encouraged to apply. Because of COVID-19 related risks associated with gathering and travel, the successful candidate will be permitted to work remotely.
Questions regarding the position can be directed to Eric Dumbaugh at firstname.lastname@example.org.Minimum Qualifications:A doctoral degree from an accredited institution in Civil Engineering, Urban Planning, Transportation, or a related degree by the time of appointment is required.
Prior experience in sponsored research preferred.Salary:Commensurate with ExperienceCollege or Department:College of ScienceLocation:Boca RatonWork Days and Hours:NAApplication Deadline: 2021-03-31-07:00Special Instructions to Applicant: This position is open until filled and may close without prior notice.
All applicants must apply electronically to the currently posted position on the Office of Human Resources' job website (https://fau.edu/jobs) by completing the required employment application for this recruitment and submitting the related documents.
The site permits the attachment of required/requested documentation. In addition to completing the online application, please upload the following: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and copies of official transcripts scanned into an electronic format.
PLEASE NOTE: A maximum of five (5) documents may be attached to your application. If more than five (5) documents are required for submission, please combine additional documents into one attachment to not exceed the maximum permitted.
Degrees from outside the United States must be validated by an organization belonging to the National Association of Credential Evaluation Service (NACES), with an indication of the documents the evaluation was prepared from (official transcripts, diplomas, dissertation abstracts). The evaluation should be scanned and electronically attached to one's application as with other US-based transcripts.
Prior to appointment, the candidate must submit official, sealed transcripts from all institutions where graduate coursework was attempted, whether or not a degree was obtained, as well as an original NACES evaluation, if applicable. Transcripts must be issued to Florida Atlantic University not to you as the student.
A background check will be required for the candidate selected for this position. This position is subject to funding.
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