Geotechnical Ecological and Environmental Civil Engineering
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Tufts University seeks a part-time lecturer to teach several courses in Civil and Environmental Engineering. These courses are designed for seniors and graduate students interested in geotechnical and environmental engineering.
Tufts' School of Engineering (SOE) distinguishes itself by the interdisciplinary focus and integrative nature of its engineering education and research programs, within the intellectually rich environment of both a "Research I" university and a top-ranked undergraduate institution. The past ten years have been a period of extraordinary growth for SOE at Tufts, with recruitment of over half of its current tenured and tenure-track faculty members and a more than three-fold increase in research productivity. Tufts offers the best of a liberal arts college atmosphere, coupled with the intellectual and technological resources of a major research university. Home to seven graduate and professional schools across three campuses, Tufts University prides itself on its culture of cross-school partnerships. Located on Tufts' Medford/Somerville campus, only six miles from historic downtown Boston, SOE faculty members have extensive opportunities for academic and industrial collaboration, as well as participation in the rich intellectual life of the region.
The ideal Lecturer candidate will possess prior teaching experience, especially with undergraduate students, and have an engaging teaching style. The candidate must have a strong commitment to teaching and mentoring. Candidates must have at least a MS degree and have a track record of experience.
Questions about the position should be addressed to Professor Laurie G. Baise, search committee chair/department chair; . Candidates should submit their application, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests and objectives, and contact information for three references online through Interfolio at apply.interfolio.com/66537. Candidates are encouraged to demonstrate attention to diversity and inclusion as it relates to teaching, research, and scholarship throughout their application. Review of applications will begin on August 10, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled; applications submitted after August 10, 2019 are very welcome.
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