Faculty Positions in Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering
The College of Engineering of the University of Miami (UM in Coral Gables, FL) invites applications and nominations for faculty positions at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor level in the Department of Civil, Architectural & Environmental Engineering. The faculty hires will have expertise consistent with the college wide research cluster titled: Sustainable, Resilient, and Smart Systems. Within this cluster, specialty areas include: energy conservation and modelling in buildings; materials and structural engineering; and, terrestrial hydrology and water engineering. Applicants must have a strong record of research accomplishments, evidence of leadership and vision, ability to excel in an interdisciplinary environment, and a strong interest in undergraduate and graduate teaching. Applicants must have an earned doctorate in Civil Engineering or a related field. Responsibilities of this position include: developing a strong externally-funded research program; fostering undergraduate and graduate student development; teaching and developing new courses as well as novel teaching methods; assessing student learning; contributing to the development of new degree offerings that meet the needs of the community and industry; actively engaging with and participating in professional societies; and, strengthening the role of the department and the college in the innovation and commercialization ecosystem in South Florida. The University of Miami is a top 50 US research institution committed to attracting a talented workforce to support the common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, innovation and service.
Faculty hired will have unique opportunities to contribute to the growth of strategic research areas through collaboration within the cluster and leveraging existing strengths at the University of Miami, which include:
Unique geographical location providing a gateway to the Americas;
World-class research faculty at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and the
Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science;
State-of-the-art advanced manufacturing facility in collaboration with Johnson & Johnson;
A $100M gift to the College of Engineering together with the School of Arts and Sciences.
Initial screening of applications will begin immediately, with an expected start date of January 2019. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Applications including curriculum vitae, statement of educational philosophy, and the names of three persons who may be asked for letters of reference should be uploaded through the web portal at http://coe.miami.edu/facultysearch
The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law.