Assistant Professor in Next-Generation Structural Systems

Location
Lubbock, Texas
Salary
$105,000 + benefits
Posted
Sep 28, 2021
Closes
Nov 27, 2021
Position Type
Faculty / Professor
Contract Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Academia

TEXAS TECH UNIVERSITY -The Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering (CECE) Department invites applications for a faculty position in next-generation civil systems inspired by the nexus of artificial intelligence, smart material systems, bio-inspired design, additive manufacturing and emerging software-hardware integration technologies. Candidates with expertise in structural applications are of particular interest; however, outstanding candidates in any area of civil engineering are welcome to apply.  The hire(s) will result in one or more tenure-track or tenured associate/full professor appointments. Candidates are expected to demonstrate potential for high-impact research in the areas described above.  Evidence of high-quality teaching particularly in design applications is highly desirable. The successful candidate will be expected to develop an externally-funded and internationally-recognized program of independent and collaborative research, supervise graduate students, teach undergraduate and graduate classes in CECE, and serve the Department, the Whitacre College of Engineering, and the University. Applicants must hold a doctoral degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field at the time of appointment.  Texas Tech University is a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI).  Experience working with diverse student populations and first-generation students is highly desirable.

Individuals interested in applying are requested to go to https://www.depts.ttu.edu/hr/workattexastech/.  Click on the Faculty tab and search for Requisition ID 25145BR.

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.