Assistant/Assoc Professor Educator, Civil and Architectural Engineering andConstruction Management

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Job Overview


The University of Cincinnati (UC) Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering and Construction Management (CAECM) in the College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) at the University of Cincinnati invites applications for a non-tenure track position as Professor Educator of Civil Engineering. The position is intended to be a long-term appointment and can be filled at the Assistant or Associate Professor Educator level – salary and rank commensurate with credentials. The anticipated start date is August 15, 2021. The position is a 9-month full-time appointment, paid over 12 months with full University faculty benefits.


CAECM offers accredited undergraduate degrees in Civil Engineering, Construction Management and Architectural Engineering as well as Master's and Ph.D. degrees in Civil Engineering.

Essential Functions


  • Developing and delivering undergraduate and graduate courses in the area of Civil Engineering.
  • Course load will be 6-8 courses per year.
  • The successful candidate will be expected to teach classes in the following areas:  undergraduate soil mechanics and associated laboratory, deep and shallow foundations at the undergraduate and graduate levels, basic mechanics at the undergraduate and graduate levels, and soil mechanics at the graduate level. 
  • The successful candidate will be also be expected to participate in departmental service such as serving on departmental committees, advising student groups, and participating in recruitment activities.
Minimum Requirements


Prior to effective date of appointment, PhD in Civil Engineering with a concentration in Geotechnical Engineering and the following:


  • Professional engineering license from any U.S State.
  • Minimum of two (2) academic years of US university level teaching experience in civil engineering which must include geotechnical or structural engineering.
  • Minimum of three (3) years of US construction industry experience in geotechnical or structural engineering.
Application Process


Application materials should include the following documents:


  • Cover Letter
  • Complete curriculum vita (CV)
  • Statement of teaching interests/experience
  • Graduate and undergraduate university transcripts
  • Contact information for three references
  • Applicants must apply online
  • Only complete applications will be considered. Review of applications will begin in April, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.




The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 61501


Cincinnati, OH 45201, US