Three Faculty Positions at CCEE, North Dakota State University

Fargo, North Dakota
Commensurate with qualifications
Jan 13, 2022
Mar 14, 2022
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Faculty / Professor
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Organization Type

The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at North Dakota State University (NDSU) invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant/Associate Professor level in environmental engineering (Job ID: 2936550) and geotechnical engineering (Job ID: 2937509), and one non-tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor of Practice in construction management and engineering (Job ID: 2936750) effective Fall 2022. For the two tenure-track faculty positions, the successful candidate will have a demonstrated research capability in innovative experimental and/or theoretical research that will enable development of a sponsored research program and a strong record of peer-reviewed publications, and a strong commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Minimum qualifications are B.S. in Engineering and Ph.D. in Civil/Environmental Engineering or closely related fields, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and ability to work in multidisciplinary collaborative teams. Preference will be given to candidates with excellent communication skills, exceptional research record, potential to obtain federal grants, ability to bring a diverse perspective to the department, and a professional engineering license. For the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Practice in construction management and engineering, the candidate is expected to teach 7-8 undergraduate courses per year (5-6 for the first year) among the general construction engineering or construction management curriculum and provide advising, recruiting, and other services to undergraduate students. This position is eligible for promotion in the future.

The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering at North Dakota State University is internationally renowned for teaching and research excellence. The successful candidate will join a 19-faculty member department dedicated to high-quality teaching, research, and service. Active research and teaching programs cover the areas of geotechnical, structural, transportation, environmental, and water resources engineering, materials, and construction management and engineering. The department offers bachelor’s and master’s degrees in civil engineering, environmental engineering, construction engineering, and construction management, and a doctorate degree in civil engineering. The Department also participates in environmental and conservation sciences (ECS) and materials and nanotechnology (MNT) interdisciplinary graduate programs. The department currently enrolls approximately 700 undergraduate students and 100 graduate students (mostly Ph.D. students). More information on the CCEE Department can be found at

North Dakota State University is distinctive as a student focused, land-grant, research university. Our main campus is located in Fargo, ND with Extension Service and Research Experiment Station locations across the entire state. NDSU has been listed in the Top 100 public research universities in the United States for research and development in agricultural sciences, psychology and social sciences, based on reported research expenditures. NDSU is an exciting place to work offering a stimulating and diverse environment richly populated with people pursuing life-long learning and personal growth. Employees often attend on-campus cultural events, lectures, athletic events and enjoy walks through our beautiful campus. NDSU employs over 6000 full-time and part-time employees across the state, making it the second largest employer in the community. NDSU is the best college in ND, according to Money Magazine (September 2018). NDSU was named a 2019 Best Value College by Forbes. Fargo made’s top 10 list of cities to find a job and ranked at #11 for best places to live overall. NDSU offers a wide array of professional opportunities including faculty, executive, managerial, professional, technical, paraprofessional, office support, servers and crafts/trades. Like a small city, NDSU operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Full time employees are offered a superb benefit package to include 100% company paid health insurance premiums and tuition assistance for employees and immediate family members. All of us at NDSU play an important role in serving our students and public constituencies. We encourage motivated and talented team members that thrive in a higher-ed environment to join our university!

All applicants must apply on-line ( Interested candidates should submit their application package that includes a cover letter describing your background and how you would contribute to the research and teaching mission of the department, a curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research philosophies, and names and contact information of at least three professional references. North Dakota State University is an Equal Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, gender expression/identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, participation in lawful off-campus activity, physical or mental disability, pregnancy, public assistance status, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, spousal relationship to current employee, or veteran status, as applicable.