NCAT Assistant Director and Research Professor
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Job Description Summary
The National Center for Asphalt Technology ( NCAT ) at Auburn
University in Auburn, Alabama is seeking candidates for the
position of Assistant Director and Research Professor. This is a
non-tenure track faculty position which will provide vision,
leadership, support, and coordination for the asphalt research,
education, and programs at NCAT which is part of the Samuel Ginn
College of Engineering.
The externally funded research and outreach program at NCAT deals
with asphalt pavements. Candidates must have an outstanding record
of peer-reviewed published work in one or more of the following
categories: advanced asphalt materials testing and
characterization, life-cycle assessment, mechanistic modeling of
flexible pavements, sustainable use of recycled materials in
asphalt pavements, pavement performance evaluation, pavement
management, tire-pavement interaction, and air and water quality
issues related to asphalt pavements.
Appointment as a Research Professor requires demonstrated abilities
to initiate and maintain a program of research or creative activity
supported by contracts, grants or other designated funds.
Appointees in the research title series are not eligible for
tenure. A Research Professor shall be appointed with a one-year
contract that may be renewed annually, or if for a lesser period of
time, the period of funding from the contract, grant or other
designated funds. All appointees in the research title series will
have annual, written employment contracts. Appointees are eligible
for all the benefits of tenure-track faculty except tenure and
professional improvement leave.
Applicants must have an earned Doctorate in Civil Engineering or
another related field at the time of employment. Salary will be
commensurate with education and experience. The candidate selected
for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements to
work in the United States at the time appointment is scheduled to
begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of
employment. Excellent writing and interpersonal communication
skills are required.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Review of applications will begin on June 27 and continue until the
position is filled.
Please send curriculum vitae, transcripts, and statement of
research interests, along with a list of three references and
contact information to Dr. Randy West, Director, 277 Technology
Parkway, Auburn, Alabama 36830; firstname.lastname@example.org
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