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Faculty – Civil Engineering

Juniata College
Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Oct 27, 2023

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Job Title
Faculty – Civil Engineering

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Pay Rate
Salary commensurate with experience

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Position Summary Information

Key Responsibilities

The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering ( CEE ) at Juniata College invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in Civil Engineering to begin in Fall 2024. The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate courses and conduct scholarly research in one or more of the following core disciplines: Transportation, Structures, or Geotechnical engineering; advise and mentor undergraduate students; participate in all aspects of the program’s activities; and serve the profession.

The engineering program is a relatively new initiative at Juniata College. We are currently entering our 3rd year of Environmental Engineering and will expand to Civil Engineering in the Fall 2024. The successful candidate will have the unique opportunity to help shape and grow the program and department and is expected to build on existing strengths and assist with the continued development and growth of the department. As a student-focused institution with a strong hands-on curriculum, we emphasize undergraduate education that provides technical excellence with a significant emphasis on real world applications. We are therefore seeking candidates with a strong passion for teaching and undergraduate research. Knowledge of the ABET process is also desired.

Juniata College is committed to cultivating an equity-minded and equity-engaged campus culture, one that is inclusive and supportive of its students, faculty, and staff. We believe that all members of the College community share the responsibility to engage, sustain, and leverage an interconnected learning environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and a sense of belonging is explicit. Juniata’s strategic mission promotes diversity in every expression, and amplifies the College’s commitment to equity, diversity, inclusion and access. We aim to evolve into a more global, equitable and ethical community, where all Juniatians live a life of inclusive belonging needed for becoming leaders who value and embrace human interconnectedness and dignity. Juniata invites and welcomes applicants from diverse backgrounds and perspectives.…AA/ EOE

Position Qualifications

1) an earned doctorate in civil engineering or a closely related field.; 2) have the interest and desire to teach at the undergraduate level; 3) a strong indication to contribute to the teaching mission of Juniata College; 4) a plan to develop an externally funded research program within the applicant’s area of expertise; 5) knowledge of ABET process

Supervision Required/Given

This position is a member of the Environmental Science Department reporting to the Provost.

Preferred Qualifications

Physical Demands

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should submit 1) a cover letter, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) a teaching statement, 4) research interests, 5) a statement of diversity and inclusion, and 6) the names and contact information for at least three references.

For full consideration, please apply by December 1, 2023 . Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. We strongly encourage candidates from underrepresented US minority groups and women to apply for this position.

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Open Until Filled
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Applicant Documents
Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Overview of Research Interests Involving Undergraduates
  4. List of 3 References
  5. Statement Describing Teaching Interests and Philosophy
  6. Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Additional Document 1
  2. Additional Document 2
  3. Additional Document 3


Juniata College

Juniata College is a cohesive community of interesting, inquisitive, hardworking, and fun individuals who think deeply about who we are meant to be. We believe there is no better place on the planet for discovering your passions, developing your intellect and your heart, and ultimately becoming the author of your own powerful story. If you are thinking about joining our community, explore some of our most distinctive assets below.

Juniata College believes in and embraces the liberal arts and as such, we encourage and seek mutual benefit through diversity of thought and approach which enriches our academic community, as well as the lives of our students and colleagues. Juniata College is committed to creating a welcoming community supported by relationships based on collaboration and mutual respect. We endeavor to create an inclusive learning environment where members with different perspectives and backgrounds can learn, contribute, and thrive.



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