Assistant Professor/ Associate Professors, Civil and Environmental Engineering

$80,000 - $100,000 yearly
  • Mississippi State University, Richard A. Rula School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Mississippi State University, MS, USA
  • Sep 19, 2023
Full time Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description


ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (tenure-track) – Geotechnical Engineering – The ideal candidate would have measurable expertise in one or more of the following: levees, slopes, embankments, dredging or dredged materials, geotechnical aspects of pavements, underground structures or facilities, or geotechnical aspects of military engineering. The ability to perform field investigations, laboratory testing, and/or applied research in one or more of these areas is preferred.

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR (tenure-track) – Environmental & Water Resources Engineering – The ideal candidate would have measurable expertise in one or more of the following: protection of environmental and water resources in the coastal, estuarine, riparian and inland environments, and in the design and development of sustainable and resilient water supply and wastewater treatment systems. Priority will be given to candidates who exhibit the ability to expand the school’s current research portfolio in environmental and water resources engineering.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Successful candidates will have an earned B.S. and Ph.D., or all but dissertation, in an appropriate engineering discipline from an institution offering ABET-accredited degrees in that discipline. 

Professional and academic experience is highly desirable. 

Candidates should have a potential for sustaining a vigorous externally-funded research program and a dynamic portfolio of graduate and undergraduate educational competencies. 

Preference will be given to candidates with a Professional Engineering license, or who are on track for such licensure.  

Application Details (to apply use the Apply Now button below.)

Applicants must apply online at (PARF #506667 and #506743) by completing the Personal Data Information Form and attaching a cover letter describing their background, experience and goals regarding instruction and research.

Candidates must also attach a current curriculum vitae and the contact information for three professional references. Applications are due by November 15, 2023.

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