Full/ Associate/ Assistant Professor (Civil Engineering)

Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS, United States 🇺🇸

About This Role:
The Department of Civil Engineering at Kansas State University is seeking a full-time, tenured or tenure-track faculty member at the full/associate/assistant professor in the area of Water Resources. An endowed professorship is available to be assigned to qualified individuals. Candidates with expertise in any area of Water Resources Engineering are encouraged to apply, especially those whose research focuses on groundwater systems.  The successful candidate is expected to effectively teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels, build a nationally renowned research program by attracting funding and conducting research in the area(s) of expertise and perform University and professional service. The candidate should hold a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or closely related field with an emphasis in Water Resources prior to starting the position. The preferred start date is December 2018.
Why Join Us:
Established in 1907, the Department of Civil Engineering at Kansas State University has a rich tradition of teaching excellence coupled with interdisciplinary and collaborative research. The department offers an ABET-accredited B.S. degree, as well as M.S. and Ph.D. programs, and participates in the university’s top ranked online master’s degree program. The department has 15 faculty members and approximately 250 undergraduate and 70 graduate students. The department is located in Fiedler and Engineering Halls, which are equipped with state-of-the-art research laboratories, classrooms, and office spaces. The Civil Engineering Department has internationally recognized ASCE and Chi Epsilon Student Chapters. Additional information is available at http://www.ce.ksu.edu/
We Support Diversity and Inclusion:
Kansas State University embraces diversity and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university actively seeks individuals whose commitments and contributions will advance the University’s dedication to the Principles of Community.
What You’ll Need to Succeed:
Minimum Requirements:
Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or closely related field with emphasis on Water Resources
B.S. in Civil Engineering or closely related field
Preferred Qualifications:
Work experience that leads to licensure and registration as a professional engineer
Other Requirements:
Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States at the time of employment
How to Apply:
Please submit the following documents:
Cover letter describing brief qualifications
Curriculum Vitae
Statement of Research Experience, Accomplishments and Future Plans
Statement of Teaching Experience, Philosophy and Future Plans
Names and Contact Information for Three Referees
Screening of Applications Begins:
August 1, 2018 and continues until the position is filled
Salary Range/ Pay Rate:
Commensurate with experience