Assistant Professor, Civil EngineeringPosition Number:
Faculty 9-10 MonthsTime-limited through:
N/AType of Appointment:
Full-Time, Tenure-TrackFaculty Position Sub-Type:
RegularLength of Appointment:
9 monthsInternal Recruitment?:
COLLEGE OF COMPUTING, ENGINEERING, & CONSTRUCTION Division:
Academic Affairs - DIVCollege:
College of Computing, Engineering and ConstructionApproved Hiring Salary Range:
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The School of Engineering at the University of North Florida (UNF) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Civil Engineering at the Assistant Professor level, commencing in 2023 with the start date of August 2023. An earned Doctorate in Civil Engineering, or closely related field is required, and a specialization in environmental engineering is preferred. Candidates with a professional engineering license or ability to secure one within 2 years are desired. More information about the School of Engineering can be found at http://www.unf.edu/ccec/engineering.UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution.Job Function:
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Teaching, research, and servicePercentage Of Time:
100Faculty Position Required Qualifications:
An earned Doctorate in Civil Engineering, or closely related field is required, and a specialization in environmental engineering is preferred.Departmental Requirements:
Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated professional or research experience in groundwater, coastal resilience, environmental systems or sustainable infrastructure. A commitment to excellence in teaching and research, as well as the development of an externally funded research program, will be expected of the successful candidate. Experience with the Florida specific environmental issues is a plus. Collegiality, active service and participation in governance in accordance with the vision and mission of the school, college and university are also expectedStatement(s) of Understanding Definition:
This position requires a background check. In conjunction with the University’s policy, this position may also require a credit check.Required Licensure or Certification:
Pursuant to Florida Statute 1010.35, this position requires additional information from all applicants seeking research or research related positions prior to an interview or offer of employment. Applicants must fully complete the Foreign Influence Review section of their application. Additional documents (e.g., passport) may be required based on form responses.
UNF is a Carnegie Community Engaged Institution. This designation celebrates the University’s collaboration with community partners from the local to the global level. It reflects UNF’s mission to contribute to the public good and prepare educated, engaged citizens.
The holder of this position is designated as a “Responsible Employee” pursuant to their role under Title IX. Therefore, the incumbent must promptly report allegations of sexual misconduct, sexual violence, and child sexual abuse by or against any student, employee, contractor, or visitor to the University’s Title IX Administrator or any divisional Title IX Coordinator
N/AMachines/Equipment used regularly:
N/AAnticipated Start Date:
08/07/2023Job Posting Date:
10/17/2022Application Review Date:
11/18/2022Open Until Filled:
YesPoint of Contact Information:
Dr. Thobias Sando, [email protected]Hiring Official:
Dr. Alan Harris, Dr. William KlostermeyerLocation if not Jacksonville:
Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload supplemental documents, at www.unfjobs.org in order to be considered for this position. Applicants who do not apply online and/or upload all the required documents will not be considered for this position. Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. If you have any questions about this position, please contact Thobias Sando at [email protected] Initial review of applications will begin on November 18, 2022.Quicklink: