DIVERSITY MENTOR PROFESSORSHIPS IN THE MOSS SCHOOL OF CONSTRUCTION,INFRASTRUCTURE AND SUSTAINABILITY
FlU -- Florida International University
December 19, 2017
Full Time - Experienced
Florida International University invites applicants for a Senior Faculty Position in the Moss School of Construction, Infrastructure and Sustainability as part of FIU's Diversity Mentor Professorship Initiative to recruit excellent STEM faculty with a history and commitment to the mentorship of students from underrepresented and underserved populations, particularly women and Hispanic-American and African-American students.
We will consider applications in all areas of Construction Engineering and Management, including sustainable and resilient infrastructure systems, construction safety, computer vision for construction, decision and risk analysis, building information modeling, or automation technologies in construction including ICT (Information and Communication Technology). Applicants must have a Ph.D. and excellent academic credentials. Successful candidates will be expected to have outstanding records of scholarly publications, research support, and teaching and be eligible for a tenured appointment. Candidates that can contribute to the growth of these research centers or laboratories are encouraged to apply: the Moss and Associates Built Environment Informatics Lab or the Lehman Center for Transportation Research.
The successful candidate will be expected to mentor undergraduates and graduate students and to participate in campus-wide and departmental programs that promote the goals of FIU's NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation grant (https://advance.fiu.edu ), its Faculty Diversity and Inclusion Plan, and programs that provide research and professional development opportunities for our diverse student body. Faculty appointment will be made at a tenured professorial rank commensurate with current academic standing and achievement. FIU offers competitive salaries, research set-up funds, and recruitment allowances.
Qualified candidates for the Moss School of Construction Infrastructure and Sustainability are encouraged to apply to Job Opening ID 514306 at https://facultycareers.fiu.edu/. Please attach: 1) a cover letter that specifies the Moss School of Construction as your likely tenure department and includes names and contact information for referees; 2) curriculum vita; 3) statement of research interests; 4) statement of teaching interests; and 5) statement of evidence of diversity mentoring (Guidelines: https://advance.fiu.edu/Diversity_Statement.pdf). Nominations and questions should be sent to: Dr. Walter Van Hamme, (email@example.com). Review of applications will begin on December 18, 2017, and continue until the positions are filled.