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Faculty Position FY14-41
November 6, 2013 

Position Title
Assistant or Associate Professor in Civil Engineering

Hiring Unit
School of Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering

Job Description
The successful candidate must have the ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in civil engineering.  Preference will be given to candidates with backgrounds in transportation safety, transportation planning, and pavement design.  A background allowing candidates to work across sub-disciplines in civil engineering, such as geotechnical engineering or water resources, is an asset.   

A Ph.D. degree in civil engineering or a closely related field (individuals completing their doctorate in the near future will also be considered), evidence of teaching competence and appropriate skills necessary to do research in transportation engineering, and an educational background and professional experience which would permit licensure as a professional engineer. 

Terms of Appointment
Full-time tenure- track, academic year (nine-month) appointment beginning August 16, 2014 

Source of Funds

Commensurate with experience and credentials.  Excellent benefits package included. 

Application Process
Submit a letter of interest, curriculum vita, list of three references, and one to two page teaching and research statements to:

     Jianpeng Zhou, Chair
     Civil Engineering
     Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
     Campus Box 1800
     Edwardsville, IL   62026-1800 

Electronic submission is strongly encouraged.  The documents in pdf format should be sent to

Application Deadline
Review of applications to begin on January 13, 2014 and will continue until position is filled.

SIUE is a state university - benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas.

Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment.  Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status in violation of Title VII.

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