Assistant Teaching Professor
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at Syracuse University is seeking candidates to fill a full-time non-tenure track Assistant Teaching Professor position with an emphasis on structural engineering and civil infrastructure design. The expected start date for this position is August 2021. The appointment is for a period of three years, with the possibility of renewal.

The successful candidate will contribute to the CEE Department’s educational missions by engaging in teaching of general undergraduate courses as well as structural engineering graduate courses. They are also required to advise and work with students on projects, serve on Department and College committees, participate in course and curriculum development, and assist with student recruitment and retention. In addition, they are expected to assume an administrative role in leading the department’s ABET accreditation process and to assist with preparation for Middle States accreditation. Candidates who hold professional licensure (e.g., PE, SE, LEED) or have relevant industry background are particularly welcomed.

The CEE Department at Syracuse University currently has 18 faculty members engaging in teaching and research in the areas of construction, environmental, geotechnical, and structural engineering. There are approximately 230 undergraduate and 100 graduate students in our civil and environmental programs. Our department offers ABET accredited B.S. degrees in both Civil and Environmental Engineering, as well as Middle States accredited M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Civil and Environmental Engineering. The Department has close ties with other Departments within the College and across the University, including joint graduate certificate programs in Public Infrastructure Management and Leadership with the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, Sustainable Enterprise with the Whitman School of Management, and Enterprise Technology Leadership with the School of Information Studies and the Whitman School of Management. For more information on the College of Engineering and Computer Science and the Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at SU, please visit

This full-time position offers a competitive salary, an attractive benefits package, and opportunities for professional growth and career advancement. Syracuse University is strongly committed to gender and ethnic diversity. Women and members of minorities are especially encouraged to apply. Syracuse University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

For full consideration, candidates must complete an online application and electronically attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, concise statements teaching interests, a diversity statement describing interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion (e.g., through mentoring, pedagogy, or faculty recruitment/retention), and contact information of three professional references through (job # 075668) direct link via Review of applications will start immediately and continue until the position is filled. For additional information, please contact the chair of the search committee, Professor Eric Lui, at [email protected]

Syracuse University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to equality of opportunity and a diverse work force. Members of groups traditionally underrepresented in higher education broadly, and in engineering, specifically, are strongly encouraged to apply

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Contact Information
Eric Lui
[email protected]
Syracuse University
900 South Crouse Ave.
Syracuse, 13244