University of Hawaii at Manoa, College of Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering invites applications for position #0085351, Assistant Professor, a full-time, general funds, tenure-track position, pending position clearance and availability of funds. To begin January 1, 2018, or as soon thereafter as possible.
The University of Hawaii is a Carnegie doctoral/research-extensive university with a strong emphasis on research and graduate education. The Department offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees, and its undergraduate program is ABET accredited. Current enrollment is approximately 300 undergraduate and 60 graduate students with 16 faculty members. For more information on the department, please visit cee.hawaii.edu.
This position requires expertise in an emerging field of structural engineering, including, but not limited to: coastal design for storm wave or tsunami loading, design of steel and/or concrete bridges and/or buildings for extreme loading including hurricane, tsunami, earthquake, impact or blast loading.
Duties include, but are not limited to: conducting assigned undergraduate and graduate courses, research, and providing service to the university and community.
For a full description of the duties and qualifications and for application instructions, please visit workatuh.hawaii.edu or contact the department chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, UH-Manoa
Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) focuses on the activities of people and their interaction with the environment. The civil engineer conceives, plans, designs, constructs, operates, and maintains buildings, bridges, highways, airports, railways, tunnels, waterways ports and harbors, dams, water supply and wastewater treatment systems, and earthworks. Important considerations of the civil e...ngineer in providing infrastructure and buildings is improved health and safety for people, minimized impact to the environment, sensitivity to costs and resources, and overall sustainability. Civil engineering continuously improves its methods and each new or upgraded component improves the standard of living for large populations. The cities we live in and most of their vital infrastructure are the creation of civil engineers.
The mission of the CEE Department at the University of Hawaii at Manoa is to 1) educate civil engineers that meet the requirements of the profession, committed to life-long learning, and have the potential to be the future leaders of the profession; 2) create, develop, and disseminate new knowledge through high quality, innovative research; 3) provide service to various agencies of the State and Counties of Hawaii and the engineering community; and 4) provide leadership to the Civil Engineering profession in the Asia/Pacific Region.