Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering (Tenure Track)
The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses, advise graduate students in their theses/projects, and establish and sustain an externally funded research program in environmental engineering. With an expectation of future growth, the program is looking for an outstanding faculty member with strong commitment to teaching, research, and service to the University, community and profession.
Youngstown State University—an urban research university—emphasizes a creative, integrated approach to education, scholarship, and service. The University places students at its center; leads in the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge; advances civic, scientific, and technological development; and fosters collaboration to enrich the region and the world.
The University: Creates diverse educational experiences that develop ethical, intellectually curious students who are invested in their communities; Provides access to a broad range of undergraduate programs; Offers graduate programs in selected areas of excellence, including those that meet the needs of the region; Supports economic development through applied learning and research; Integrates teaching and learning, scholarship, and civic engagement; Fosters understanding of diversity, sustainability, and global perspectives; and Advances the intellectual and cultural life of the city, region, and world.
Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must have an undergraduate degree in civil engineering, and an earned Ph.D. in civil engineering or a closely related field with specialization in environmental engineering at the time of appointment.
Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to candidates with demonstrated experience in teaching, sponsored research, and scholarly publications. Candidates with a PE license will be preferred.