Tenure-track Faculty Position in Civil Engineering at UDC

University of the District of Columbia’s School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) invites applications for one full time tenure-track faculty position in civil engineering. The appointment is expected to be effective January 01, 2023.

The department of Civil Engineering is searching for a faculty colleague who is committed to student learning and professional development, collaborative research, growth and quality of our degree programs and research portfolio. An earned doctoral degree in Civil Engineering or closely related field is required. Expertise is preferred in geotechnical engineering, geomatics, risk, and resiliency other relevant specialty complementing our existing strengths in transportation, structural, and water-resources and environmental engineering. Professional Engineer registration or ability to become registered is desirable.   The candidate intends to be an outstanding teacher and scholar committed to working with diverse student body and community. The position involves undergraduate and graduate teaching, student advising, and research in the broad areas of civil and environmental engineering, along with program development. The position is expected to be filled at the assistant professor level, with a possibility for appointment at the associate professor level for a candidate bringing a commensurate level of experience.

The University of the District of Columbia is an urban land-grant institution and the only public university in the District of Columbia. Building on a 165-year tradition of excellence and opportunity, we pursue a broad mission of education, research, and community service, nurturing the next generation of diverse professionals and leaders, focused on making our city, region, country, and world a better place. From our campus in Washington DC NW, faculty and students have extraordinary access to opportunities available through the numerous government agencies and laboratories, dozens of embassies, scores of professional societies and non-profits located, and hundreds of businesses located in the Washington Metropolitan Region. SEAS offers ABET accredited bachelor’s degree programs in bio-medical, civil, mechanical, electrical engineering and computer science, along with graduate programs in all majors and additional bachelor’s degrees in Computer Engineering, Cybersecurity and Information Technology.


Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, teaching & research statements, and three references (names and contact information). All applicants should submit required materials, in electronic formats through UDC website udc.applicantstack.com/x/detail/a2hbyxhfnsq5. Reviews will continue until position is filled. The University of the District of Columbia is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer.