Position No: 336740
Requisition Number: 059662
Approved Job Title: Assistant Professor, Civil Engineering
Position Type: Faculty 9-10 Months
Faculty Position Subtype: Regular
Type of Appointment: Full-Time
As part of a continuing initiative under the Taylor Engineering Research Institute, the School of Engineering at the University of North Florida (UNF) invites applications for a tenure-track position in Coastal/Estuarine engineering, as an Assistant Professor. Collegiality, active service, and participation in governance in accordance with the vision and mission of the school, college and university are also expected. More information about the School of Engineering can be found at http://www.unf.edu/ccec/engineering.
UNF strategically supports an aim to operate as a preeminent, vibrantly inclusive employer in higher education. The successful candidate should demonstrate a capacity to work among diverse constituencies in the immediate university community and beyond.
An earned doctorate in a field of engineering with a coastal focus is required. Teaching experience and a commitment to excellence in teaching will be expected of the successful candidate, along with a demonstrated ability to establish/ conduct a productive research program.
A pre-employment background check is performed on candidates selected for employment.
Candidates with research interests in the areas of 1) numerical modeling of waves and circulation, 2) estimation of coastal hazards and risk, 3) coastal and estuarine field measurements and/or 4) innovative multidisciplinary engineering solutions to complex problems in coastal areas will be preferred.
A Professional Engineer license and industrial experience are desired but not necessary.
Department: Civil Engineering
Division: Academic Affairs
College: College of Computing, Engineering and Construction
Approved Hiring Salary Range: $70,000 to negotiable
Pay Basis: Annually
Job Posting Date: 09-21-2015
Application Deadline Date: Open Until Filled
Application Review Date- (Only if open until filled): 11-16-2015
Anticipated Starting Date: 08-22-2016
Documents that must be submitted electronically at time of application:
Letter of Interest
List of names, addresses and phone numbers of 3 references
Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload supplemental documents, at www.unfjobs.org, in order to be considered for this position. Supplemental documents include: a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a list of three references with contact information, a statement of purpose detailing teaching experience and approach as well as a vision for research (uploaded as Other Doc.) Applicants who do not apply online and/or upload all the required documents will not be considered for this position. Once you submit both your completed application and uploaded documents, you will receive a confirmation number.