Assistant Professor (Structural Engineering, Tenure Track)
School of Civil, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
The School of Civil, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering (SoCEIE) at SIU Carbondale
invites applications for a full-time, continuing, tenure track faculty position in the area of
Structural Engineering with expertise in Structural Design, at the rank of Assistant Professor.
The SoCEIE provides support and excellent opportunities for the development of new faculty.
Duties and responsibilities for the position include:
Teach undergraduate and graduate level courses as assigned by the School Director
Actively participate in the senior design course
Develop an externally funded research program in her/his area of research
Carry out research and supervise the work of Undergraduate, MS, ME, and Ph.D.
Actively participate in scholarly activities by publishing the results of her/his research in
peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings
Collaborate with other faculty on research and professional development activities
Provide service to the school, college, university, and profession, including participation
in international and national professional society activities
Qualifications: Applicants must have an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering and an
earned doctorate in Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering. ABD applicants will be
considered if all requirements for the Ph.D. will be completed by August 15, 2022. Applicants
must have a demonstrated potential for high quality research and teaching undergraduate and
graduate courses in general Civil Engineering and Structural Engineering with research
documented by publications and/or funded projects. Special consideration will be given to
applicants with professional practice experience. In addition, professional engineer licensure is
desirable and will be required for tenure.
Anticipated Starting Date: August 16, 2022.
Application Deadline: December 1, 2021
Application Procedure: Applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.siu.edu/jobdetails?jobid=12689. In addition to the cover letter, CV, and transcripts, applicants must upload a
teaching statement (maximum 2 pages), research statement (maximum 2 pages), both as
document type “other”. References (please list three on the application) will be sent an email to
upload a letter of reference. Please advise your references that the email will come from
firstname.lastname@example.org. Please contact Ms. Jennifer Langin at email@example.com or 618-536-
2369 for any questions.
SIU Carbondale, member of the SIU System, is an anti-racist community that opposes racism,
discrimination and inequity in any form, and embraces diversity, inclusion, equity, and justice
for all people.
SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with
disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty
and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications
are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration.