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Department Chair

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Position Information

Job Title Department Chair
Posting Number Fac 2014000524
FLSA Exempt
Level
Full-time/ Part-time Full-time
Is this a temporary Position? No

Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Clarkson University invites applications to fill a full-time, tenured position of Chair. The position rank is Full Professor and preference will be given to candidates who possess an outstanding record of accomplishment. The chosen candidate is expected to pursue a vigorous, nationally visible, externally funded research program and to maintain a strong commitment to teaching at all levels. A Ph.D. in engineering or a closely related discipline with a significant academic research record in Environmental, Geotechnical, Structural, or Water Resources Engineering is required of all applicants. The successful candidate will have an interest in collaborative research that complements and augments existing expertise among the faculty in the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department and aligns with one or more of Clarkson’s interdisciplinary research centers (http://www.clarkson.edu/cee). The Department offers ABET accredited Bachelors Degrees in Civil Engineering and Environmental Engineering and the Masters and PhD Degrees in Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Minimum Qualifications

A Ph.D. in engineering or a closely related discipline with a significant academic research record in Environmental, Geotechnical, Structural, or Water Resources Engineering is required of all applicants.

All candidates would be expected to pursue a vigorous, nationally visible, externally funded research program and maintain a strong commitment to teaching at all levels.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands

Ability to complete essential classroom functions. Clarkson is committed to complying with the guidelines set forth under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date 06/01/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions for this Posting

Reference Request Details

Maximum Number of Reference Letters 4
Minimum Number of Reference Letters 4

Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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  2. * What is the highest level of completed education that you currently hold?
    • Highschool Diploma/GED
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • ABD (all but disertation)
    • Phd

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Other
Optional Documents