Position Description and Duties
Department of Civil Engineering of the City College of New York/CUNY is seeking
to fill a faculty position in structural mechanics and materials with specific
expertise in advanced sustainable materials for green buildings and
infrastructure. The candidate should have a demonstrated research and
achievements record in analytical and experimental mechanics of structural
materials and systems. Appointment at the Assistant or Associate level is
expected, beginning Fall-semester 2013. The candidate should complement
current expertise in the Department, and play a significant role in the
development of a long-term research program on energy-efficient and sustainable
materials for the protection and rehabilitation of existing infrastructure
systems and the design of new structures. The successful candidate is
expected to develop quality scholarship through refereed publications, externally
funded research program, excellent classroom teaching, and service activities
at the national and college levels.
The City College of New York (CCNY) is a flagship campus of the City University
of New York (CUNY), located between W130th and W140th streets in Manhattan. The
Department of Civil Engineering at the CCNY Grove School of Engineering offers
B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Civil Engineering
(http://www.ccny.cuny.edu/engr/ce) and houses several CCNY and CUNY leading
centers and institutes such as the University Transportation Research Center,
NOAA-CREST, the Institute for Transportation Systems, the Environmental
Crossroads Initiative, and the Center for Water Resources & Environmental
Research. In addition to substantial external funding for centers and
institutes, current research funding for CE faculty is approximately $6M. The
department currently has 20 full-time faculty members in three areas of
concentration (Structures, Transportation, and Environmental/Water Resources).
The Department has competitive computational and experimental research
facilities that are expected to be enhanced and expanded with the addition of
this new faculty position.
Qualifications and Requirements
requirements for this position include Bachelor and Ph.D. degrees in Civil
Engineering. Desirable qualifications include professional experience in
structural design and construction, particularly for buildings and bridges, and
also P.E. license and/or LEED AP certification.
Submit your application online (Job Opening ID 7285) at www.cuny.edu
- Go to www.cuny.edu and click on "Employment"
- Click "Search job listings"
- Click on "More options to search for CUNY jobs"- Search by Job Opening ID number
- Click on the "Apply Now" button and follow the instructions.
To be considered for this position, you must include a curriculum vitae (CV), summary of past research accomplishments and future research plans, and a statement of teaching and mentoring experience in one document in any of the following formats: .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, or text format.
In addition to applying online, please send the application materials to Chair of Structures Position Search, at: