Advertised Employing Department: Civil, Construction & Environmental Engineering
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:
The Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) Department at Iowa State University (ISU) seeks candidates for a faculty position at the assistant, associate, or full professor level, in a strategic area of need in construction engineering or transportation engineering.
Targeted areas of interest include, but are not limited to, construction information technology, innovative construction systems and methods, construction or transportation data analytics, connected/autonomous vehicles, freight, transportation planning/economics, and design of transportation facilities.
The successful candidate is envisioned to establish and sustain an externally funded research program and complement the current research and education efforts in the CCEE Department through interdisciplinary collaboration. The candidate will teach courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, advise both graduate and undergraduate students, generate a scholarly publication record, participate in technical committees and outreach activities, and exhibit a commitment to inclusivity and diversity. Candidates should have strong communication skills and contribute to the mission of the department. For more information about our department's engineering program, see www.ccee.iastate.edu.
Required Education and Experience:
Candidates for this position must hold a Ph.D. in civil engineering, or a closely related field. The PhD must be conferred by employment start date. Associate Professor candidates must meet the university standards for appointment to the rank including significant experience/accomplishments in the candidate's area of expertise. Full Professor candidates are required to have national distinction, international recognition, and a substantial scholarly record in addition to the aforementioned requirements.
Preferred Education and Experience:
Preferred qualifications include a professional engineering license or the ability to become licensed, professional experience in a related field, a record of publication in related technical areas, evidence of strong communication skills, and evidence of a commitment to diversity/inclusivity.
Professional engineering license (PE) or the ability to become licensed (FE).
Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see www.iastate.edu). Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and recently voted the best college town in the nation (see www.visitames.com).
Iowa State University is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants, including women, underrepresented minorities, and veterans. ISU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of policies, and is an NSF ADVANCE institution.
Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status and will not be discriminated against.