Faculty Position in Structural Engineering and Structural Mechanics- Assistant, Associate or Full Pr
University of Houston
September 27, 2018
Commensurate with Experience
Full Time - Experienced
Civil - Structural, Civil Engineering
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the University of Houston invites applications for one faculty position at the tenured Associate/Full professor or tenure track Assistant professor in the field of structural engineering and structural mechanics. Candidates with research interests in computation, modeling, and/or experimentation, as well as with multi-disciplinary research directions are encouraged to apply. Candidates are expected to demonstrate nationally and internationally recognized scholarly activities with a strong potential of having externally funded research. The candidates must also demonstrate a commitment towards teaching at both undergraduate and graduate levels.
Time Frame: The start date for this appointment is September 1, 2019. Applications received before January 1, 2019 will be given priority and the review will continue until the position is filled.
How to Apply: Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a one-page statement of research, a one-page statement of teaching interests, and complete information for four references. The application and associated documentation should be submitted to the following site for consideration: https://uhs.taleo.net/careersection/ex2_uhf/jobdetail.ftl?job=FAC000688
Applicants must have an earned Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, or in a closely related field at the time of appointment. Successful candidates are expected to develop and maintain an internationally recognized, cross-disciplinary research program, and to be able to complement and collaborate with the current faculty in the Department, College, and University.
Internal Number: FAC000688
About University of Houston
University and Department: The University of Houston is located in a park-like campus a few minutes from downtown Houston with over 37,000 undergraduate students and 8,000 graduate students. The CEE department currently has 20 tenured or tenure-track faculty members with over 260 undergraduates, and over 130 graduate students. Houston is the fourth largest city in the U.S. with over 6.6 million in population in the greater Houston area. It is the “energy capital of the world” and houses the largest medical center in the world. The greater Houston area offers state-of-the-art recreational facilities, world-class arts and cultural activities, excellent schools, and affordable housing.
The University of Houston, with one of the most diverse student bodies in the U.S., seeks to recruit and retain a diverse community of scholars.
The University of Houston is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
The University of Houston is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.