Job ID: 197272

Open Rank Faculty Position in Civil/Transportation Engineering

City College of the City University of New York

  • Oct. 18, 2022
  • Open Rank Faculty Position in Civil/Transportation Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • City College of the City University of New York
    New York City, NY
  • Nov. 15, 2022
  • Aug. 24, 2023
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Transportation Engineering
    Civil Engineering

The Department of Civil Engineering at The City College of New York (CCNY) of The City University of New York (CUNY) is seeking a tenure-track faculty member with expertise in transportation engineering. The search is open rank and candidates at the Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor levels will be considered. The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or a closely related field, develop an externally-funded research program that complements existing departmental and college expertise, be capable of and passionate about teaching fundamental undergraduate courses and advanced graduate courses, contribute to the department’s vitality through professional and departmental service, and be eligible and willing to obtain a PE license.

Specific areas of research interest include sustainable, equitable, and resilient transportation infrastructure planning, design, and operations; advanced technology applications for transportation; and new multi-scale modeling and system management approaches that leverage emerging data streams. Candidates with potential to develop interdisciplinary research and educational programs with partners in other GSOE, CCNY, and CUNY divisions are preferred. Examples of relevant areas for collaboration include artificial intelligence and computer vision applications to transportation; remote sensing and advanced geospatial analysis; transportation-energy system interdependencies; public health and community impacts of transportation and infrastructure; and urban and sustainability design. CUNY is the largest urban public university system in the United States. CCNY is a flagship campus of CUNY and a minority serving institution. The Grove School of Engineering (GSOE) at CCNY is the only public school in New York City offering bachelor’s, master’s, and PhD engineering degrees; it is also nationally ranked among the top 10% of US engineering institutions by virtue of the magnitude of its externally-funded research.

Please direct any questions to Dr. Beth Wittig, Chair, Department of Civil Engineering at

How to apply: Apply at using job ID 25116. The position is open until filled. Applications will be reviewed starting on November 15, 2022.

  • CUNY encourages people with disabilities, minorities, veterans and women to apply. At CUNY, Italian Americans are also included among our protected groups. Applicants and employees will not be discriminated against on the basis of any legally protected category, including sexual orientation or gender identity. EEO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer.

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Contact Information

  • Dr. Beth Wittig
    Department of Civil Engineering
    City College of the City University of New York
    Steinman Hall, Rm 136
    160 Convent Avenue
    New York City, NY 10031
  • 212-650-8397

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