Job ID: 137965

Full-time/Tenure-track/Tenured Faculty Position-Department of Civil Engineering

Howard University

  • Feb. 5, 2020
  • Full-time/Tenure-track/Tenured Faculty Position-Department of Civil Engineering
  • College of Engineering and Architecture
  • Howard University
    Washington, D.C.
  • Open until filled
  • August 2020
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Civil Engineering
    Transportation Engineering

Deadline: For full consideration, please submit applications by February 29, 2020. However, applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.

Type: Full-time, Tenure-track/Tenured
Salary: Commensurate with experience

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering invites applications for tenure-track or tenured position at the Assistant/Associate/Full Professor levels to begin in August 2020 in the area of Transportation Engineering. Emphasis will be placed on the following areas:

Transportation Engineering: Highway Design, Traffic Operations and Safety, Traffic Engineering Studies, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Traffic Modeling and Simulation, Crash Data Analysis and Construction Project Management, among others in the Transportation Engineering discipline.

Applicants must have a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Civil & Environmental Engineering and an earned Ph.D. in Civil Engineering (Transportation Engineering) or a closely related field. Applicants must demonstrate 1) a creative vision for and an ability to pursue original and independent research, 2) a strong commitment to teaching at graduate and undergraduate levels, 3) the ability to collaborate with others across disciplinary boundaries and 4) the ability to mentor graduate students. Additional duties will include service to the university, local, national and international communities in advancing the mission of the University.

To Apply: a cover letter; CV (including list of publications); statement of research plan; a statement of teaching interests and philosophy and the full names and contact information (postal address, phone number, and email address) of at least three professional references are to be submitted electronically to Please indicate the position number in the subject line of the email. For more information on Howard University and the College of Engineering and Architecture, please visit Women and underrepresented minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

About Howard University
Founded in 1867, Howard University is a federally chartered, private, doctoral university, classified as a high research activity institution. With an enrollment of more than 10,000 students, its undergraduate, graduate, professional and joint degree programs span more than 120 areas of study within 13 schools and colleges. Howard is recognized by the United States Department of Education as one of the nation’s pre-eminent Historically Black Colleges or Universities (or HBCU’s).

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