The Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering at the University of Evansville invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in Civil Engineering.
Applicants should be committed to outstanding undergraduate teaching and have excellent oral and written English skills. Appropriate scholarly/professional development activities and university service are expected. The applicant's primary specialty should be structural engineering, civil engineering materials, or construction engineering. The applicant will be responsible for teaching courses in their specialty area and introductory courses in civil engineering, construction management, or surveying. The civil engineering program is focused on project-oriented learning and the successful candidate will serve as an advisor to student project teams. The civil engineering faculty are all licensed professional engineers and assist in the year-long capstone design project. The civil engineering program is accredited by EAC-ABET and the applicant is expected to participate with other faculty in program assessment.
A B.S. in civil engineering and an earned doctorate in civil engineering and a professional engineer’s license (or the ability to obtain a P.E. license within two years) are required. No teaching experience is required.
The University of Evansville is a private, United Methodist Church-related, comprehensive university that is a member of the Associated New American Colleges. University enrollment is approximately 2,500 students. The University also operates a campus in England, Harlaxton College. Its core purpose is to provide life-transforming educational experiences that prepare students to engage the world as informed, ethical, and productive citizens.
The University of Evansville operates under a nondiscriminatory policy with regard to race, color, gender, gender identity and expression, creed or religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and all federally protected groups/classes. Minorities and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
The applicant must send a cover letter, statement of teaching philosophy, curriculum vitae, and a list of four references as a single PDF file to Immanuel Selvaraj, Associate Professor of Civil Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering (email@example.com). In addition, the applicant must complete the University of Evansville online application at http://www.evansville.edu/offices/hr/employmentApp.cfm
The Search Committee will begin reviewing applications on January 8, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.