Michigan Technological University, a nationally recognized leader in engineering, computing, and science education and research, invites applications for the Mariucci Professor of Practice. The position will be in the Department of Civil, Environmental and Geospatial Engineering.
Michigan Tech attracts world-class faculty who enrich the educational experience of smart, motivated, and adventurous students. Applicants who are committed to promoting a sense of belonging and contributing to an equitable and inclusive learning environment for all are strongly encouraged to apply (www.mtu.edu/diversity/).
The Mariucci Professor of Practice was created to support the civil, environmental, and geospatial engineering programs in producing practical engineers. Accordingly, the successful candidate will collaboratively develop and teach undergraduate classes and laboratories to specifically support the integration of real-world challenges with engineering design, create innovative instructional materials and project-based experiences, contribute to program assessment and accreditation activities, participate in outreach and student mentoring, and other departmental service.
To be considered for a Professor of Practice position, the applicant must possess at least a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering or related degree (such as environmental or surveying engineering) and significant industry experience. Licensure as a Professional Engineer is required. Evidence of at least 10 years of relevant experience in the civil engineering, environmental engineering, surveying, or construction industry. Past university teaching experience and a master’s level degree in civil engineering or closely related discipline is desirable.
Applications are to be submitted on-line at https://www.employment.mtu.edu/cw/en-us/job/493261 . Applicants should provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement describing their research interests and future plans, a statement of their teaching interests and philosophy, and will be asked for the names of at least three professional references. In addition, applicants must submit a diversity statement that describes how their past and/or potential actions support a culture of diversity, equity, inclusion, and a sense of belonging where all members of a campus community can excel. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of the applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Located in Houghton, in the heart of Upper Michigan's scenic Keweenaw Peninsula, the university is just a few miles from Lake Superior. The surrounding area is perfect for enjoying outdoor activities throughout the year.
Michigan Tech recognizes the importance of supporting faculty members' partners; candidates selected for on-campus interviews will be invited to bring a guest. Additional details on our Partner Engagement Program can be found at www.mtu.edu/provost/programs/partner-engagement/.
Michigan Tech is proud to be an ADVANCE Institution that has thrice received National Science Foundation support to increase diversity, inclusion, and the participation and advancement of women and underrepresented individuals in STEM.
Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer that provides equal opportunity for all, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Questions can be directed to the search committee chair, Andrew Swartz, Associate Professor, Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geospatial Engineering, firstname.lastname@example.org or 906-487-2439.