The Department of Civil Engineering at Auburn University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in Pavements/Materials Engineering beginning Spring or Fall, 2018. Candidates should have research and teaching interests that complement those of the existing faculty. Areas of current research interests include, but are not limited to: advanced materials characterization and testing, pavement modeling, sustainable pavement technologies, and transportation infrastructure environmental impacts. The selected faculty member is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in pavement/materials engineering, develop an externally funded research program, and direct graduate students. The selected candidate is expected to engage in service activities with professional organizations and the university.
Review of application materials will begin September 15, 2017 and continue until the position is filled. Applications should include short (no more than one page each) statements of research and teaching interests along with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and contact information for at least three references.
Applicants must hold a doctoral degree in civil engineering or a closely related field. Must meet eligibility requirements to work in the U.S. on the date appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of the appointment. Must communicate effectively in English. The ability to complete requirements for professional engineering licensure in a timely manner is desirable.
Auburn University is a land-grant institution located in east-central Alabama with an enrollment of about 27,000. The Department of Civil Engineering has 24 faculty, approximately 530 undergraduates, 130 graduate students, and offers B.C.E., M.S., M.C.E., and Ph.D. degrees.