The Department of Civil Engineering at Kansas State University (K-State) invites applications for a tenured/tenure-track faculty position in Civil Engineering at the Professor, Associate Professor or Assistant Professor level. Preference will be given to applicants with qualifications sufficient for tenure and an available endowed chair position. Applicants from underrepresented groups in engineering including women are especially encouraged to apply. Screening will begin November 1, 2017; however, the position will remain open until filled. The anticipated starting date is August 2018.
Candidates should have • BS and PhD degrees in Civil Engineering or related fields • Demonstrated academic accomplishments in civil engineering that contribute towards existing strengths at K-State in sustainable and resilient infrastructure (geotechnical, structures, and transportation), and the Water/Energy/Food nexus • Ability to develop an active, externally funded research program, and effectively manage research projects and student/staff researchers • Ability to work in teams and collaborate with constituents beyond the department and college • Versatility to develop new courses in the area of expertise supporting the department’s graduate program as well as teach undergraduate courses in civil engineering • Willingness to serve the department, institution, and profession through active participation in committees and professional societies.
To apply, submit a curriculum vitae, statement of research objectives and teaching philosophy, and contact information for five references at careers.k-state.edu. Preference will be given to applications received by November 1, 2017; however, the position will remain open until filled.
The Architectural Engineering and Construction Science department supports two accredited degree programs and numerous opportunities for extracurricular activities related to each program. The department at Kansas State University is nationally recognized for graduating students well prepared for careers in Engineering and Construction. The combination of these two programs in one department is u...nique and prepares students to work effectively as a professional member of an integrated Architecture-Engineering-Constructor (AEC) team to produce quality design and construction of the built environment. The department is currently comprised of approximately 310 ARE and 325 CNS students and 18 faculty. Details of the ARE/CNS Department can be found at the URL http://www.are-cns.ksu.edu/.