Civil - Environmental, Civil - Water / Wastewater, Civil Engineering
THE MISSOURI UNIVERSITY of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T, formerly the University of Missouri-Rolla), Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering, invites applications for a non-tenure-track teaching faculty position for our cooperative civil engineering program in conjunction with Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri. This ABET-accredited program was implemented to meet the growing Springfield regional demand for civil engineering education. The person selected for the position is expected to be a resident in the Springfield area. Applicants for this position are expected to provide high-quality teaching in the areas of environmental and water resources engineering. Preference will be given for candidates who can teach basic civil engineering courses (statics and dynamics). The successful applicant will also be expected to sustain and contribute to development and growth of the cooperative civil engineering program. The typical teaching workload is three 3-credit hour courses per semester. Additional responsibilities include educational laboratory supervision, undergraduate advising, and professional and service activities related to teaching and program operation. The appointment is anticipated to be at the non-tenure-track assistant teaching professor level; however, qualified candidates at all levels will be considered. The anticipated start date for this position is August 2018. Review of applications will begin on April 1, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. Interested candidates should electronically submit an application consisting of a cover letter, a current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, goals, and philosophy, and complete contact information for 5 references to the Missouri University of Science and Technology’s Human Resources Office at http://hr.mst.edu/careers/academic/. All submitted application materials must have the position reference number 00056188 in order to be processed. Acceptable electronic formats that can be used include PDF and Word.
A Ph.D. degree in civil engineering (or a closely related field) and an ABET/EAC-accredited undergraduate degree in civil engineering or equivalent is required for this position. P.E. licensure or the ability to obtain a P.E. within 5 years is expected.The candidate should have a background in environmental and water resources engineering specialty areas. Superior communication and interpersonal skills, leadership capabilities, the ability to motivate and inspire students are also required attributes. The final candidate is required to provide copies of official transcript(s) for any college degree(s) listed in application materials submitted. Copies of transcript(s) should be provided prior to the start of employment. In addition, the final candidate may be required to verify other credentials listed in application materials. Failure to provide official transcript(s) or other required verification may result in the withdrawal of the job offer. All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check. Missouri S&T is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, or status as a protected veteran. Females, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The university participates in E-Verify. For more information on E-Verify, please contact DHS at 1-888-464-4218.
Internal Number: 00056188
About Missouri University of Science and Technology
Missouri S&T is one of the top technological research universities in the nation. Surrounded by Ozarks scenery (Rolla is about 100 miles west of St. Louis), the campus is accessible, safe and friendly. Known for its engineering programs, Missouri S&T also offers degrees in the sciences, liberal arts, humanities and business. About 6,000 students are currently enrolled in classes, making Missouri S&T big enough to accommodate a diverse population but small enough for individuals to stand out.
U.S. News and World Report has ranked the Missouri University of Science and Technology undergraduate engineering program as one of the top 50 in the nation in the magazines's annual guidebook "America's Best Colleges 2007." UMR is ranked 48th in the nation in the guidebook and tied for 26th place among engineering programs at doctoral-granting public universities. U.S. News also ranks UMR at No. 54 among the nation's best doctoral granting engineering schools and No. 112 among national doctoral-granting universities.