The Department of Civil Engineering Technology Environmental Management and Safety (CETEMS) at Rochester Institute of Technology invites applications for the position of Department Chair.
The successful candidate will have academic and management preparation with professional experience in one or more of the following or related areas: civil engineering, environmental engineering, construction management, or environmental, health and safety management and environmental sustainability. The selected candidate must qualify for tenure at the academic rank of Professor.
The position begins July 1, 2020. Application review begins immediately and will continue until the job posting is closed or the position is filled.
We are seeking an individual who has the ability and interest in contributing to a community committed to student-centeredness; professional development and scholarship; integrity and ethics; respect, diversity and pluralism; innovation and flexibility; and teamwork and collaboration. Select to view links to RIT’s core values, honor code, and statement of diversity.
The department chair is expected to lead departmental faculty and staff with excellent strategic, organizational and communication skills capable of garnering support for a common vision. The individual will be responsible for establishing and maintaining a collaborative, welcoming, engaging, and productive work and learning environment based on continuous improvement and the vision, mission, goals and values of the university, college and the department.