CEE Employment Opportunity Details

Howard T. Tellepsen Chair

The Georgia Institute of Technology’s School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) invites applications for associate or full professor rank, tenure track faculty position in sustainable civil infrastructure.  The successful faculty candidate will hold the position of the Howard T. Tellepsen Chair in Civil and Environmental Engineering.  Applications are encouraged from candidates with scholarly interests in the full range of disciplines, who can contribute to advancing sustainable systems in civil and environmental engineering and help train the next generation of engineers that are capable of designing sustainable infrastructure.  Screening of applicants will begin immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.

We seek candidates with a proven record of conducting and leading multidisciplinary projects that focus on sustainable infrastructure engineering. The successful candidate will have an outstanding record of research and scholarship and an extensive record of mentoring faculty and graduate students with an inspiring vision for research and education. Specific strengths could include: (1) material design and synthesis for sustainable infrastructure (e.g., increase energy efficiency and use of renewable materials), (2) sustainable infrastructure design and analysis, (3) sustainable and renewable energy systems, (4) climate change mitigation and adaption, (5) material and waste management, (6) sustainable development, and (7) green and energy-efficient built environments (e.g., transportation, buildings, etc.).

Georgia Tech is a dynamic university located in the heart of Atlanta with a full-time faculty and staff of approximately 5,200.  Georgia Tech operates six colleges, regional and international branch campuses, and applied research and economic development units at the main campus in Atlanta, as well as through collaborative partnerships with leading universities worldwide. Recognized as one of the nation’s top research universities and consistently ranked among U.S. News & World Report’s top ten public universities, Georgia Tech enrolls over 18,000 students. 

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, a list of publications, a statement of research vision and teaching interests, and the names of three to five references.  We encourage e-mail submission of these documents as one (1) PDF file attachment with file name formatted as (ex. (Smith.J_Tellepsen application) to Susan Ryan (susan.ryan@sustain.gatech.edu).  Requests for information should be directed to:  Tellepsen Chair Search Committee, Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 790 Atlantic Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332-0355. 

The Georgia Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and applications from women and under-represented minorities are encouraged.

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June 30, 2011