Tenure-Track Faculty Position, Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics - Smart Cities

  • Columbia University, Civil Engineering & Engineering Mechanics
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Oct 04, 2021
Full time Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description

The Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at Columbia University in the City of New York invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position. Appointments at the assistant professor, associate professor or full professor levels will be considered.

Applications are specifically sought in the general field of Smart Cities. Areas of emphasis include urban systems modeling and simulation and the future of urban transportation. Representative areas of interest for the urban systems modeling and simulation include: complex and interdependent dynamic networks (including infrastructure interdependencies); urban systems digital twin development based on sensor data informed by civil domain expertise; urban modeling at different scales from building systems modeling to regional systems; transportation, water and energy systems performance assessment and optimization; internet of things solutions to smart infrastructure management; future cities scenarios. Representative areas of interest for the future of urban transportation include: transportation modalities; information and simulation based coordination of different modes of transportation; adaptation of legacy public transportation infrastructure with emerging disruptive transportation modalities; transportation system management and resilience.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Candidates must have a Ph.D. or its professional equivalent by the starting date of the appointment, and have the potential to do pioneering research and to teach effectively.  

Application Details

For additional information and to apply, please see:  http://engineering.columbia.edu/faculty-job-opportunities.  Applications should be submitted electronically and include the following: curriculum-vitae including a publication list, a description of research accomplishments, a statement of research/teaching interests and plans, contact information for three people who can provide letters of recommendation, and up to three pre/reprints of scholarly work. All applications received by January 1, 2022 will receive full consideration.


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