Assistant Professor (Structural Engineering, Tenure Track)

Carbondale, Illinois
To be discussed at the time of interview
Nov 01, 2021
Dec 01, 2021
Position Type
Faculty / Professor
Contract Type
Organization Type

The School of Civil, Environmental and Infrastructure Engineering (SoCEIE) at SIU Carbondale invites applications for a full-time, continuing, tenure track faculty position in the area of Structural Engineering with expertise in Structural Design, at the rank of Assistant Professor. The SoCEIE provides support and excellent opportunities for the development of new faculty. Duties and responsibilities for the position include:

  • Teach undergraduate and graduate level courses as assigned by the School Director
  • Actively participate in the senior design course
  • Develop an externally funded research program in her/his area of research
  • Carry out research and supervise the work of Undergraduate, MS, ME, and Ph.D. students
  • Actively participate in scholarly activities by publishing the results of her/his research in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings
  • Collaborate with other faculty on research and professional development activities
  • Provide service to the school, college, university, and profession, including participation in international and national professional society activities

Qualifications: Applicants must have an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering and an earned doctorate in Civil Engineering or Structural Engineering. ABD applicants will be considered if all requirements for the Ph.D. will be completed by August 15, 2022. Applicants must have a demonstrated potential for high quality research and teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in general Civil Engineering and Structural Engineering with research documented by publications and/or funded projects. Special consideration will be given to applicants with professional practice experience. In addition, professional engineer licensure is desirable and will be required for tenure.

Anticipated Starting Date: August 16, 2022.

Application Deadline: December 1, 2021


Application Procedure: Applications must be submitted online at In addition to the cover letter, CV, and transcripts, applicants must upload a teaching statement (maximum 2 pages), research statement (maximum 2 pages), both as document type "other". References (please list three on the application) will be sent an email to upload a letter of reference. Please advise your references that the email will come from Please contact Ms. Jennifer Langin at or 618-536-2369 for any questions.


SIU Carbondale, member of the SIU System, is an anti-racist community that opposes racism, discrimination and inequity in any form, and embraces diversity, inclusion, equity, and justice for all people.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration.

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