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Associate Professor

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Associate Professor
Requisition Number FE02582
Working Title Associate Professor
Department Name 8H300:Civil Engineering
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Tenure Track
Required Education

Candidates must hold an ABET accredited degree and a doctorate degree in Civil or Structural Engineering and have a strong background in reinforced concrete design and structural analysis.

Required Related Experience

The department is especially interested in candidates whose research connects across areas related to sustainable infrastructure and materials, and humanitarian engineering. Relevant industry experience, including government and/or private transportation agencies, is desirable.

Required License/Registration/Certification

State law requires faculty members teaching engineering design to become licensed as Professional Engineers in Kentucky within four years of being employed

Job Summary

The University of Kentucky College of Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, invites applications for one full-time (9-month academic year assignment) tenure track associate professor level position in structural engineering. Candidates must hold an ABET accredited degree and a doctorate degree in Civil or Structural Engineering and have a strong background in reinforced concrete design and structural analysis. The department is especially interested in candidates whose research connects across areas related to sustainable infrastructure and materials, and humanitarian engineering. Relevant industry experience, including government and/or private transportation agencies, is desirable.

Responsibilities include teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels; developing a strong, externally funded research program; and providing service to the university, the state, and the engineering profession.

Please include a CV, cover letter, transcript, research statement/plans (upload under Specific Request 1), and a teaching philosophy/portfolio (upload under Specific Request 2). In addition, please include contact information for at least three references when prompted in the application. This information may be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

Application Deadline is May 17, 2021, however applicant review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

The selected candidate will be encouraged to join the University of Kentucky on August 16, 2021. Upon offer of employment, successful applicants must undergo a national background check as required by Kentucky state law and University of Kentucky Human Resources.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience

Ph.D. in Civil Engineering

Deadline to Apply 05/17/2021
Open Until Filled No
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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Posted: 2021-04-12 Expires: 2021-05-12

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