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Tenure-Track Position in Structures

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Texas Tech University invites applications for one tenure track assistant or associate professor position in the structures area of civil engineering. The position will be available beginning spring semester 2014.

Qualifications include: (1) an earned doctorate with a major in civil engineering or a closely allied field; (2) demonstrated ability and commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and professional service; and (3) evidence of capacity for significant scholarly achievements. Professional engineering registration, as well as industrial and/or consulting experience in design, is highly desirable. The successful candidate will be expected to (1) teach a range of courses including undergraduate courses in design and graduate courses in structural mechanics; (2) develop and sustain sponsored research programs; (3) supervise student research; and (4) engage in professional service activities.

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering currently has fifteen tenured faculty and 5 tenure track faculty, 442 undergraduates and 62 graduate students in its programs. The department contains several nationally recognized research centers and institutes. Currently, the department administers approximately $1.9 million per year in federally funded research. More information is available on our website at www.ce.ttu.edu.

Texas Tech is a comprehensive state university system. Total enrollment on the Lubbock campus is approximately 32,000. Lubbock, with a population of approximately 230,000, is renowned for its friendly people and pleasant climate.

The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and will continue the search until it identifies a successful candidate. To apply, go to http://jobs.texastech.edu and search for faculty job requisition no. 88405. Please upload (preferably in PDF format) [1] a cover letter, [2] detailed curriculum vita, and [3] other documents (as requested on the application website) including a statement of interest and professional goals and the names, physical and email addresses, and telephone numbers of three references. The quick link for this job posting is: http://jobs.texastech.edu/postings/52974

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.

 

Tenure-Track Position in Environmental Engineering

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering invites applications for three full time tenure track positions as an Assistant or Associate professor, in the general area of Environmental Engineering. The university is supporting a major water initiative with an emphasis on the Water-Energy-Agriculture Nexus. This initiative includes the recent appointment of Dr. Danny Reible (NAE member) to the Maddox Chair and the significant expansion of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering in the areas of Environmental Engineering and Water Resources (three positions in Environmental Engineering and two positions in Water Resources).

Successful candidates shall hold a doctorate in civil or environmental engineering or a closely related field in an appropriate specialty area, and should hold or be qualified for professional registration. Responsibilities include developing a nationally and internationally recognized research program in Environmental Engineering. Specific research areas of interest include: conventional and emerging contaminant fate and transport processes and modeling, environmental geochemistry, contaminated sites and soils- remediation and impacts on surface and ground waters, bioremediation and molecular biological assessment of surface and ground waters and treatment systems, Emerging technologies for water management, treatment and reuse, particularly for industrial applications, and fate and transport of contaminants in the environment. Teaching responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, with the opportunity to develop course(s) in his/her area of expertise. Additional responsibilities include mentoring undergraduate and graduate students and institutional and professional service. Securing competitive grants, establishing a strong publication record and demonstration of scholarship in teaching and research is required. Design experience is desirable.

The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until it has found successful candidate(s).

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is served by 30 tenure-track faculty positions and awards bachelor's (B.S.C.E.), master's (M.S.C.E.), and doctoral degrees in civil engineering, as well as a five-year professional Master of environmental engineering (M.Env.E.). The B.S.C.E. and M.Env.E. degree programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. Current enrollment is approximately 575 undergraduates, 100 M.Env.E. majors, and 100 M.S. and Ph.D. students. The university has a total enrollment exceeding 32,000 students with a focus toward growth and was recently chosen as one of two new emerging universities by the State of Texas resulting in additional state support to achieve "Tier One" status. Located in Lubbock, Texas, the city is renowned for its friendly people, pleasant climate, and commitment to the University. The compensation and start-up packages are highly competitive, on par with most other research-intensive institutions.

Additional information about the department is available at www.ce.ttu.edu.

To apply, go to http://jobs.texastech.edu/postings/51240. Confirm that the job requisition no. is 87912.
Please upload (preferably in PDF format)

  1. A cover letter,
  2. Detailed curriculum vita, and
  3. Other documents (as requested on the application website) including a statement of interest and professional goals and the names, physical and email addresses, and telephone numbers of three references

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.

 

Tenure Track Position in Water Resources Engineering

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering invites applications for two (2) open-rank full time tenure-track positions in the area of water resources engineering. The university is supporting a major water initiative with an emphasis on the Water-Energy-Agriculture Nexus and a significant expansion of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering as well as the Water Resources Center. Ideally, we would like to fill one of these positions at the senior level and one at the junior level.

Successful candidates shall hold a doctorate in civil engineering or a closely related field in an appropriate specialty area, and should hold or be qualified for professional registration in the state of Texas. Responsibilities include developing a nationally and internationally recognized research program with externally funded research. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in vadose zone hydrology, drought phenomenon, evapotranspiration processes and groundwater controlled eco-hydrology. Excellent opportunities exist for working in an interdisciplinary environment and collaborating with other scientists and engineers in other colleges and centers within Texas Tech University. The compensation and start-up packages are highly competitive, on par with most other research-intensive institutions.

Teaching responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, with the opportunity to develop course(s) in his/her area of expertise. Additional responsibilities include mentoring undergraduate and graduate students, institutional and professional service. Securing competitive grants, establishing a strong publication record and demonstration of scholarship in teaching and research is required. Design experience is desirable. The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until it has found successful candidate(s).

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is served by 30 tenure-track faculty positions and awards bachelor's (B.S.C.E.), master's (M.S.C.E.), and doctoral degrees in civil engineering, as well as a five-year professional Master of environmental engineering (M.Env.E.). The B.S.C.E. and M.Env.E. degree programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. Current enrollment is approximately 575 undergraduates, 100 M.Env.E. majors, and 100 M.S. and Ph.D. students. The department houses the Texas Tech University Water Resources Center which has been a strong leader in research aimed at addressing water problems related to the state of Texas and sustainability of semi-arid regions. The university has a total enrollment exceeding 32,000 students with a focus toward growth and was recently chosen as one of two new emerging universities by the State of Texas resulting in additional state support to achieve "Tier One" status. Located in Lubbock, Texas, the city is renowned for its friendly people, pleasant climate, and commitment to the university. Additional information about the department is available at www.ce.ttu.edu.

To apply for the positions go to http://jobs.texastech.edu/postings/51252. Confirm that the job requisition number is 87913. Please upload (preferably in PDF format)

  1. A cover letter,
  2. Detailed curriculum vita, and
  3. Other documents (as requested on the application website) including a statement of interest and professional goals and the names, physical and email addresses, and telephone numbers of three references

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.

 

Tenure-Track Position in Transportation Engineering

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Texas Tech University invites applications for a full time tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in transportation engineering, beginning in Fall 2014. Applications are entertained from those who are strongly committed to help grow an active transportation engineering program at a national research university that is rapidly growing both in size and in stature. Exceptionally qualified candidates with a strong track record in research and scholarly productivity will be considered for appointment at a higher rank. The successful candidate will hold a doctorate in civil engineering or a closely related field and should hold or be qualified for professional licensure. Candidates with expertise in general transportation engineering such as (a) Transportation System Modeling, (b) Transportation Planning, (c) Traffic Safety, (d) Multimodal Transportation, (e) Sustainable Transportation, (f) Rural Transportation, and (g) Intelligent Transportation are welcome to apply. Candidates with an interdisciplinary transportation background (for example, data mining and integration) are also encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities include developing an internationally recognized research program and teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, with the opportunity to develop course(s) in his/her area of expertise. Additional responsibilities include collaboration with other faculty, mentoring undergraduate and graduate students, and institutional and professional service. Securing competitive grants, establishing a strong publication record and demonstration of scholarship in teaching and research are required. The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until it has found successful candidate(s).

The university has a total enrollment exceeding 33,000 students with a focus toward growth and is aggressively working towards achieving “AAU Tier One” status. The compensation and start-up packages are highly competitive, on par with most other research-intensive institutions. Located in Lubbock, Texas, the city is renowned for its friendly people, pleasant climate, and commitment to the University.
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering is served by 24 tenured and tenure-track faculty members including two National Academy of Engineers (NAE) members. The department awards bachelor’s (B.S.C.E.), master’s (M.S.C.E.), and doctoral degrees in civil engineering, as well as a five-year professional Master of Environmental Engineering (M.Env.E.) degree. The B.S.C.E. and M.Env.E. degree programs are accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET. Current enrollment has over 600 undergraduates, approximately 100 EnvE majors and 100 graduate students. Additional information about the department is available at www.ce.ttu.edu

To apply, go to http://jobs.texastech.edu and search for faculty job requisition no. 89893. Please upload (preferably in PDF format)

  1. A cover letter,
  2. Detailed curriculum vita,
  3. Names, physical and email addresses, and telephone numbers of three references, and
  4. Other documents (as requested on the application website) including a statement of interest and professional goals.

The statement of interest should clearly indicate the academic rank the candidate would like to be considered for.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minorities, women, veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.