DIVERSITY MENTOR PROFESSORSHIPS IN Civil and Environmental Engineering
FlU -- Florida International University
December 19, 2017
Full Time - Experienced
Florida International University invites applicants for a Senior Faculty Position in the Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)Department, as part of FIU's Diversity Mentor Professorship Initiative to recruit excellent STEM faculty with a history and commitment to the mentorship of students from underrepresented and underserved populations, particularly women and Hispanic-American and African-American students.
We will consider applications in all areas of Civil and Environmental Engineering, including, Structural Engineering, Bridge Engineering, Wind Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Water Resources Engineering and Environmental Engineering. Applicants must have a Ph.D. and excellent academic credentials. Successful candidates will be expected to have outstanding records of scholarly publications, research support, and teaching and be eligible for a tenured appointment. Candidates that can contribute to the growth of these research centers and institute are encouraged to apply: Center for Advanced Technology and Education, High Performance Database Research Center, Accelerated Bridge Construction University Transportation Center (www.abc-utc.fiu.edu), Extreme Event Institute (http://eei.fiu.edu/), Wall of Wind Testing Facilities (wow.fiu.edu) , Lehman Center for Transportation Research (http://lctr.eng.fiu.edu/)
The successful candidate will be expected to mentor undergraduates and graduate students and to participate in campus-wide and departmental programs that promote the goals of FIU's NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation grant (https://advance.fiu.edu ), its Faculty Diversity and Inclusion Plan, and programs that provide research and professional development opportunities for our diverse student body. Faculty appointment will be made at a tenured professorial rank commensurate with current academic standing and achievement. FIU offers competitive salaries, research set-up funds, and recruitment allowances.
Qualified candidates for Civil and Environmental Engineering position are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 514306 at https://facultycareers.fiu.edu/. Please attach: 1) a cover letter that specifies Civil and Environmental Engineering as your likely tenure department and includes names and contact information for referees; 2) curriculum vita; 3) statement of research interests; 4) statement of teaching interests; and 5) statement of evidence of diversity mentoring (Guidelines: https://advance.fiu.edu/Diversity_Statement.pdf). Nominations and questions should be sent to: Dr. Walter Van Hamme, (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin on December 18, 2017, and continue until the positions are filled.