Lecturer, Civil Engineering - 2100000206
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
College of Engineering and Computer Science
Department of Civil and Chemical Engineering
Lecturer in Civil Engineering
The Department of Civil and Chemical Engineering at the University of
Tennessee at Chattanooga invites applicants for a lecturer position in civil
engineering beginning August 1, 2022.
Successful candidates will possess the following requirements:
MS or Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or related field, required.
Ability to teach introductory/advanced level courses in civil engineering.
Area of specialization is open, but ability to teach in the mechanics area
is preferred (Vector Statics, Mechanics of Materials, Mechanics of
Materials Laboratory, Soil Mechanics and Soil Mechanics Laboratory).
Willingness to engage in assisting the UTC campus in its ability to reach
additional goals as specified in UTC's Strategic Plan, including a
demonstrable commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Possibility of summer teaching.
Renewal up to three years contingent upon candidate performance and
availability of resources.
Applicants should prepare to submit the following information within our
online application system for consideration:
Cover letter/letter of interest, including evidence of teaching
experience, teaching certifications/trainings.
CV, including up-to-date, personal contact information (email, phone,
Work samples of curricula including sample syllabi, teaching philosophy,
Additionally, candidates will need to include names, titles, and email
addresses for three (3) references for confidential letters of
recommendation to be requested.
Review of applications will begin November 17, 2021 and continue until the
position is filled.
Base salary: $55,000.00 per academic year
Applications must be submitted electronically through the UTC Faculty
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga is the second largest school in the
University of Tennessee System, serving a diverse student body of more than
11,000 undergraduate and graduate students through five academic colleges. UTC
offers a unique blend of private and public school traditions and is a driving
force for achieving excellence, embracing diversity, inspiring positive
change, and enriching the community. Since its founding as Chattanooga
University in 1886, UTC has developed a reputation for excellence built on an
unusual blend of the private and public traditions of American higher
education. For more than 83 years, the university was a private school. In
1969, UTC became part of the state university system. Today, UTC is on a
journey to excellence - boldly embracing a passion for excellence in all
things and focused on changing lives and transforming communities. The UTC
commitment—each and every day—is to earn the trust and confidence of those we
serve. Our goal is to make a difference in our community and in the lives of
Chattanooga, the fourth largest city in the state, is located in Southeast
Tennessee near the border of Georgia at the junction of four interstate
highways. The city has received national recognition for the renaissance of
its beautiful downtown and redevelopment of its riverfront. Chattanooga also
has the fastest internet in the country. Home to the first Gig Internet in the
United States, Chattanooga has a 100% fiber network that links every home and
business in a 600-square mile area. Companies like Unum, McKee, U.S. Xpress,
Volkswagen, Coke United and Amazon.com have chosen to set up shop in
Chattanooga. Attractions such as the Tennessee Aquarium, Lookout Mountain,
Civil War battlefield sites, the African American Museum, and the Appalachian
Trail bring thousands of people to the area, as do events like the Riverbend
Festival, Nightfall, Jazzanooga, the Creative Discovery Museum for Children,
and the Southern Writers Conference. Chattanooga is the home to the seven-time
NCAA Southern Conference Football Champions, The University of Tennessee at
Chattanooga Mocs. People who love the outdoors use Chattanooga as a base for
hang-gliding, bass fishing, mountain climbing and caving expeditions; the
beautiful Smoky Mountains and Tennessee River support the greatest variety of
flora of any area in the United States. Chattanooga also has a long and rich
past with regard to diversity, which includes Native American heritage, Civil
War history, and the Civil Rights movement. Chattanooga is also just a two
hour (or less) drive from Atlanta, Nashville, Knoxville, and Birmingham.
The University of Tennessee Chattanooga is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title
IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA institution. All qualified applicants will receive
equal consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on
the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital
status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental
disability, or protected veteran status.
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