Asst Professor position in Coastal Engineering at UNF (University of North Florida)

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  
Job Summary/Responsibilities
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

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.  
Required Qualifications
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.  
Preferred Qualifications
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: 06-17-2016
Anticipated Starting Date: 08-22-2016  
Documents that must be submitted electronically at time of application:
Other Doc
Curriculum Vitae

Letter of Interest

List of names, addresses and phone numbers of 3 references  
Special Instructions
Applicants must complete an online application, as well as upload supplemental documents, at, 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.
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