Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Multifunctional Infrastructure Materials

Northwestern University’s Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) and Department of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) jointly seek an outstanding individual in the area of multifunctional infrastructure materials for a tenure-track position at the level of assistant professor, although a senior appointment is possible. The successful candidate will be expected to develop independent, internationally-recognized research programs, teach graduate- and undergraduate-level courses, and supervise graduate research.  Information on the departments can be found at http://www.civil.northwestern.edu and http://www.matsci.northwestern.edu.

Applicants should have an earned doctorate in Civil Engineering or Materials Science and Engineering, or in a relevant engineering or science discipline.  Application materials should be submitted to the Search Committee Chair, exclusively via the web interface at http://facsearch.mccormick.northwestern.edu/cem/apply.php?id=24 .  Candidates should upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching interests, statement of research plans, and the names of three references with their contact information.  Applications should be received before December 1, 2010 to receive full consideration. The intended starting date is September 1, 2011.

Northwestern University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and individuals in under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.