The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the American University of Beirut (AUB) invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions in the area of Structural Engineering, Transportation Engineering/Systems, and Water Resources preferably at the level of Assistant Professor. Applications for visiting positions at all ranks may also be considered.
Candidates must hold a Doctoral Degree in Civil Engineering or related field and must demonstrate potential for quality research and teaching. The successful candidates are expected to teach undergraduate and graduate-level courses in their field of specialty, as part of the Civil and Environmental Engineering curricula, and must demonstrate strong research potential that will lead to external funding and scholarly publications, and will have the opportunity to interact with faculty in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department and across the AUB campus.
Research interests may encompass one or more of the following: experimental and numerical research on the behavior and design of reinforced and/or prestressed concrete structures; experimental testing and modeling of large-scale structures; innovative structural systems; or experimental validation and design of concrete structures subjected to natural and man-made hazards (earthquake and/or fire and/or blast engineering).
Research interests may encompass one or more of the following: traffic engineering, intelligent transportation systems and transformational technologies, mathematical modeling and operations research applications in transportation, sustainability and resilience of multimodal transportation systems, and/or transportation infrastructure management.
Water Resources Engineering
Research interests may encompass one or more of the following: theoretical aspects of water flow and transport, hydrological processes and climate change, experimental hydraulics and instrumentation, or integrative data analysis.
Applications must include a letter of interest, statements of teaching and research interests, complete curriculum vitae, and the names and contact details of at least three references. The complete application must be addressed to the Dean, Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (MSFEA), American University of Beirut, P. O. Box: 11-0236, Riad El-Solh Beirut: 1107 2020, Lebanon. An electronic copy should also be sent to email@example.com.
Consideration of the received applications will begin as of February 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. The proposed starting date for the position is September 1, 2019. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
The American University of Beirut is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.
AUB’s homepage is at: www.aub.edu.lb
MSFEA’s homepage is at: www.aub.edu.lb/fea