Recruitment/Posting Title Tenure-track Assistant Professor
Department Engn-Civil & Environ Engn
Salary Commensurate With Experience
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) of the School of
Engineering, Rutgers—New Brunswick, is seeking applications for a tenure-track
position at the rank of assistant professor in the area of Geotechnical
Engineering. The hire is intended to augment the expanded growth of the
Department in the new Richard Weeks Hall of Engineering The anticipated start
date of the employment is September 1, 2022.
The faculty search aligns with the strategic directions of the Department and
recognition of the need for building collaborative relationships between
engineering disciplines and beyond. Of special interest for this search are
candidates demonstrating knowledge, creativity, and innovation in sustainable
and resilient geotechnical systems. The candidates with interest in new ways
we design, build, and operate our geotechnical systems for improved systems
performance; designing and building of geotechnical systems that are resilient
to the impacts of climate change and natural disasters; risk assessment in
geotechnical engineering and reliability-based geotechnical design;
geoenvironmental engineering and energy geotechnics; underground development
and urban geotechnics; experimentation and computing in the development of new
geo-materials and technologies, and understanding of how the built environment
interfaces with the natural environment and the society; are invited to apply.
Posting Number 21FA1039
Posting Open Date
Posting Close Date
Minimum Education and Experience
Applicants should have an undergraduate degree and Ph.D. in Civil Engineering
or a closely related field.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
The successful candidate is expected to develop a well-funded research program
and build collaborative relationships with research programs within the School
of Engineering and other programs inside and outside the University. The
successful candidate is also expected to develop and teach new courses at the
undergraduate and graduate levels within the Department that incorporate the
state of the art knowledge and innovation. Finally, the CEE Department is
committed to promoting and maintaining a diverse and inclusive culture and is,
thus, interested in candidates who will contribute to the diversity and equal
opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service.
Physical Demands and Work Environment
Applicants should submit a letter of application, CV, statements of research
and teaching, and a statement on plans or accomplishments in advancing
diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI), and a list of three references.
Rutgers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Rutgers is also
an ADVANCE institution, one of a limited number of universities in receipt of
NSF funds in support of our commitment to increase diversity and the
participation and advancement of women in the STEM disciplines.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Quick Link to Posting https: // jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/141341
Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick
Home Location Campus Busch (RU-New Brunswick)
Posting Specific Questions
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