Tenure-track positions in Geotechnical and Environmental engineering at UNC Charlotte

I would like to call your attention to two open tenure-track positions in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UNC Charlotte. Please share this posting in your departments. The principal language appears in italics below. The full posting is available at: jobs.charlotte.edu/postings/52718

The UNC Charlotte Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in the areas of Geotechnical Engineering and Environmental Engineering with an anticipated start date of Fall 2024. Candidates with any of the following areas of expertise are encouraged to apply: (1) Geotechnical Engineering candidates with expertise in geomechanics and deep foundations, aviation geotechnics, energy infrastructure, smart materials and sensors, big data analytics/AI, geo remote sensing and geohazards, sustainable civil infrastructure and lifelines, ground improvements, and/or other emerging areas of geotechnical engineering; and (2) Environmental Engineering candidates with expertise in applying large-scale modeling, AI and machine learning in environmental engineering design and decision-making; public health protection; climate change; environmental risk assessment; sustainability; green and resilient infrastructure, and/or other emerging areas of environmental engineering.

Candidates should be committed to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, development of sponsored research programs, supervision of student research, student mentoring, and academic service. Priority will be given to candidates with an excellent research record as demonstrated by peer-reviewed publications, potential for success in extramural funding, and a plan for future research that complements existing department strengths. A Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering (or a related field) is required.

Applications must be made electronically at [https://jobs.charlotte.edu%20for%20Position%20#004645 (Geotechnical) or Position #004550 (Environmental). Applicants should submit a 1) complete resume/curriculum]jobs.charlotte.edu for Position #004645 (Geotechnical) or Position #004550 (Environmental). Applicants should submit a 1) complete resume/… vitae, 2) cover letter, 3) statement of teaching and research experience/goals, and 4) contact information for at least three professional references. Review of applications will begin December 15, 2023, and the position will remain open until filled. As an affirmative action, equal opportunity and an ADVANCE Institution, UNC Charlotte is committed to achieving excellence through cultural diversity. The university actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

The candidate chosen for this position will be required to provide an official transcript of their highest earned degree and submit to a criminal background check.