The Department of Engineering in the College of Science and Engineering at Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering. The expected start date will be no later than fall 2021. Applications from candidates with backgrounds in the civil engineering sub-disciplines of structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, or traffic engineering are sought. The successful candidate will be expected to lead in the development of the new Bachelor of Science Program in Civil Engineering at TAMU-CC, including curriculum development and refinement and teaching undergraduate engineering courses, and to develop a research program in the applicant’s discipline of study, as well as mentoring students. The successful candidate will be encouraged to develop collaborative research efforts with the Texas A&M AgriLife Research Center in Corpus Christi.
The Department of Engineering prepares well-educated, highly skilled, and socially and professionally responsible engineers and engineering technologists from a diverse population of students so that they can have productive and rewarding careers at local, state and national levels. Graduates will be well grounded in the fundamentals of engineering, mathematics, science, communications, and problem solving. To ensure that our graduates are valued by industry and to continually improve our program, input is sought from employers, our alumni and an industry advisory committee so that the changing needs of industry are met.
- An earned Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering or a closely-related engineering field. Advanced ABD will be considered; degree must be conferred by the time of appointment.
- An established record of scholarship with significant journal publications commensurate with the candidate’s level, and
- A track record in or interest in research and teaching in such areas as structural engineering, geotechnical engineering, traffic engineering and precision agriculture.
- Experience in interdisciplinary research and with government or industrial research laboratories.
The deadline for applications is January 15, 2021.