Carnegie Mellon University's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) invites applications at the Assistant Teaching Professor level for a teaching faculty member. This is a teaching-track appointment, with a defined schedule of review as per university policy. Candidates with an educational background in civil and/or environmental engineering and experience and passion for teaching, primarily at the undergraduate level, are encouraged to apply. Highly-qualified applicants at the Associate Teaching Professor level will also be considered.
Carnegie Mellon University has a distinctive interdisciplinary culture that is reflected in the CEE educational and research programs. CEE offers unique undergraduate programs in Civil Engineering and in Environmental Engineering and graduate programs in our focus areas of advanced infrastructure systems; environmental engineering, sustainability and science; and mechanics, materials and computing. We have state-of-the-art experimental and computing facilities and offer unparalleled opportunities to collaborate with colleagues in education and research. We engage regularly with the Carnegie Mellon Eberly Center for Teaching Excellence and Educational Innovation (https://www.cmu.edu/teaching/) and value continuous improvement. The mission, goals, curricula, and current activities of the CEE Department are described at www.cmu.edu/cee.
We seek an enthusiastic and dynamic colleague with the ability to teach effectively at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The expected teaching responsibility for this position is the equivalent of six courses per year (three each semester). You will also have the opportunity to initiate and supervise undergraduate research projects, mentor students, and serve on department, college and university committees. You should have a doctorate in civil and environmental engineering or a related field by the start date for the position. Having, or being committed to obtain, a professional engineer license is expected. In your application, please discuss your potential contributions to our educational mission.
Applications will be accepted until May 15, 2021. Review of applications will begin on May 1, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled. The expected start date is August 1, 2021. E-mail inquiries concerning this position may be sent to the Search Committee via CEE-FacultySearch@andrew.cmu.edu.
Please submit your application at http://apply.interfolio.com/84355 including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, transcripts (official or unofficial), statement of teaching experience and interests, a diversity statement (outlining how you have contributed to, or plan to contribute to, diversity, inclusion, and equity), publications or other documents related to previous teaching experience, and a list of at least three references with contact information. We will notify you in advance of any requests for reference letters.
CEE is committed to increasing the diversity of its community on a range of intellectual and cultural dimensions. We welcome applicants who will contribute to this diversity through their research, teaching and service. Carnegie Mellon seeks to meet the needs of dual-career couples and is a member of the Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC) that assists with dual-career searches.
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About Carnegie Mellon University
A private, global research university, Carnegie Mellon stands among the world's most renowned educational institutions, and sets its own course.
With cutting-edge brain science, path-breaking performances, innovative start-ups, driverless cars, big data, big ambitions, Nobel and Turing prizes, hands-on learning, and a whole lot of robots, CMU doesn't imagine the future, we create it.
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) is part of the College of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University.
We offer a number of programs and areas of study that are consistently ranked among the top programs nationally.
We enjoy a very collegial and supportive community in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Our faculty and staff are highly approachable and student-centered and our students are active contributors to their learning and that of their fellow classmates. Our students have a broad range of interests and represent a diversity of countries and cultures.