Teaching Faculty Position in Civil-Geotechnical Engineering

University of Notre Dame

United States

Teaching Faculty Position in Civil-Geotechnical Engineering
University of Notre Dame
Department: Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Science (CEEES)
Application Deadline: Open until filled
Position Start Date: August 2020


A non-tenure-track teaching faculty position which will have primary responsibility for geotechnical
course delivery within the department's new Master of Engineering degree program. Class content will
be aligned to both of this program's optional academic tracks, including structural and environmental
engineering. Additional course responsibilities may cover soil-structure dynamics, seismic response and
resilient design, plus professional career development, as well as introductory geotechnical engineering
for the department's civil plus environmental engineering undergraduates.


A doctoral degree in geotechnical engineering or a closely related discipline is desirable, as well as a
strong commitment to outstanding student teaching and advising. Alternative degree backgrounds may
be considered contingent upon outstanding professional career experience. We are looking for faculty
members who will actively support and help create a climate of excellence and diversity, and will
contribute to the department's efforts to attract and retain a diverse student body.

Application Instructions

Applications must be submitted on-line at https://apply.interfolio.com/71112. Please provide a cover
letter, curriculum vitae, statement of related teaching experience and interests, and contact information
for three references. Candidates are encouraged to apply by January 17, 2020, but applications will be
accepted until this position is filled. Information regarding the University of Notre Dame is available at
http://www.nd.edu, and specific information about the CEEES department is available at

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement: The University of Notre Dame seeks to attract, develop,
and retain the highest quality faculty, staff and administration. The University is an Equal Opportunity
Employer, and is committed to building a culturally diverse workplace. We strongly encourage
applications from female and minority candidates and those candidates attracted to a university with a
Catholic identity. Moreover, Notre Dame prohibits discrimination against veterans or disabled qualified
individuals, and requires affirmative action by covered contractors to employ and advance veterans and
qualified individuals with disabilities in compliance with 41 CFR 60-741.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).

Background Check: This appointment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background
check. Applicants will be asked to identify all felony convictions and/or pending felony charges. Felony
convictions do not automatically bar an individual from employment. Each case will be examined
separately to determine the appropriateness of employment in the particular position. Failure to be
forthcoming or dishonesty with respect to felony disclosures can result in the disqualification of a
candidate. The full procedure can be viewed at https://facultyhandbook.nd.edu/?id=link-73597.

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