The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at Western New England University seeks applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level, beginning in August 2016. Candidates for this position must have a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or a closely related field and must have demonstrated ability or potential for excellence in teaching and research at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The successful candidate is expected to (1) teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in civil and environmental engineering; (2) develop and maintain internationally recognized externally funded research; (3) support the missions of Western New England University and the College of Engineering; and to (4) pursue scholarly activities and lead student organizations. Candidates with the ability to teach geotechnical engineering and reservoir engineering courses are encouraged to apply. Industrial or postdoctoral experience is desirable and a P.E. license is required for tenure.
Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England University serves 3,700 students, including 2,550 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy, and School of Law. For more information about the University, visit our website at http://www.wne.edu. The College of Engineering recently went through a $12.8 million expansion/renovation project with four new civil and environmental engineering laboratories. The CEE Department offers Bachelor of Science and Master of Science Civil Engineering degrees.
Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Applicants are requested to submit in a single PDF file a cover letter, a detailed curriculum vita, a statement of teaching and research interests, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of at least four references to:
Chair, CEE Search Committee
Attn: Sharon Smith
Western New England University
1215 Wilbraham Road
Springfield, MA 01119
Western New England University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome candidates whose background may contribute to the further diversification of our community.