The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of Hawai'i at Manoa invites applications for a full-time, general-fund, tenure-track faculty position to begin August 1, 2019. The University of Hawai'i at Manoa is a Carnegie doctoral university with a strong emphasis on research and graduate education. The Department offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees, and its undergraduate program is ABET accredited. Current enrollment includes approximately 300 undergraduate and 50 graduate students with 18 faculty members. For more information on the department, please visit http://www.cee.hawaii.edu/.
Duties and Responsibilities: The appointee is expected to engage in teaching, research and public service activities under the missions of the CEE department and the university. The appointee will develop and maintain a research program focusing on smart cities and automated civil infrastructures, which may include, but not limited to, connected autonomous vehicles (CAV) and shared, automated mobility systems. The appointee is also expected to teach CEE undergraduate and graduate courses in smart city infrastructures, CAV, sensor integration for smart city management, and urban mobility data analytics, as well as other civil engineering courses. The appointee will conduct scholarly research with competitive external funding support. Strong collaborations are expected to advance the research areas of sensors, automation and data analytics between the appointee and faculty members within CoE and other units on campus (e.g. social sciences, information and computer science, etc.). The appointee is also expected to serve on academic and professional committees and to render other public services that are relevant to his/her academic specialty. Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. degree (All-But-Dissertation cases will be considered) in civil engineering or a closely related field. The candidates should have background and expertise in smart cities and automated civil infrastructure as demonstrated by peer-reviewed publications in well-recognized journals. Candidates must show the potential of establishing an extramurally-funded research program and a strong commitment to teaching excellence. Desirable Qualifications: A proven track record of research in one or more of the following thrust areas: CAV, shared or automated mobility systems, automated infrastructure, sensor integration for smart city management, and data stream management systems. The ability and willingness to conduct teaching and research in an interdisciplinary setting are also desirable. Pay Range: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. To Apply: The applicants should submit (1) a cover letter specifying the position and the research area, (2) a statement of their research interests, activities, and plans, (3) a statement on their teaching philosophy, interests, and plan, (4) a curriculum vitae detailing research and teaching accomplishments, no more than four copies of relevant publications, (5) the names, addresses, e-mail, and telephone numbers of five professional/academic references, and (6) transcripts evidencing the highest degree earned (copies/web versions are acceptable for application purposes, but, official transcript will be required upon hire). NOTE: If you have not applied for a position before using NEOGOV, you will need to create an account.We will start the review of the applications on February 1, 2019, and will continue the review process until the position is filled.Inquiries: For more information, please contact CEE Chair Dr. Panos Prevedouros at firstname.lastname@example.org.