Job Title: Assistant / Associate / Full Professor (Geomatics Engineering)
Posting Number: P00869UF
Department: Sch of Civil/Constr Engr (ECC)
Posting Quicklink: http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/34936
The School of Civil and Construction Engineering at Oregon State University invites applications for a full-time (1.00 FTE), 9-month, Tenure Track Assistant Professor position in Geomatics Engineering to begin in Fall 2017. Outstanding candidates may also be considered at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. Hire with tenure requires candidate’s dossier to be successfully reviewed by the Promotion and Tenure Committee and Office of Academic Affairs.
The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to teach and conduct research in the broad area of Geomatics Engineering. We are particularly interested in candidates with demonstrated expertise in advanced visualization science (e.g., visualization, geospatial analytics, geodetic positioning, boundary law, photogrammetry, Structure from Motion, InSAR, lidar, remote sensing, GNSS, and GIS) within Civil Engineering and Land Surveying Applications (e.g., property surveying, connected vehicles, smart cities, natural hazards engineering, infrastructure resilience, and asset management).
The OSU College of Engineering has committed to being recognized as a national model of inclusivity and collaboration. We strive to develop a community of faculty, students, and staff that is inclusive, collaborative, diverse, and centered on student success. As such, we seek applicants who will broaden our capacity to advance student success across individual identities, racial/ethnic categories and socioeconomic backgrounds.
The School of Civil and Construction Engineering has formed a strategic partnership with industry partners Leica Geosystems and David Evans and Associates to provide state-of-the-art equipment and software. The geomatics group maintains a wide array of technologies including unmanned aircraft systems, terrestrial and mobile laser scanners, virtual reality facilities, and current digital surveying instruments. The School offers B.S., M.S., M. Eng., and Ph.D. degrees in Civil Engineering, as well as a B.S. degree in Construction Engineering Management. The School has approximately 1000 undergraduate and 185 graduate students. The faculty includes 39 members, with areas of specialization that include construction engineering management, engineering education, geomatics engineering, geotechnical engineering, infrastructure materials engineering, ocean and coastal engineering, structural engineering, surveying, transportation engineering, and water resources engineering.
Required Qualifications: The successful candidate must have earned a Ph.D. in Engineering or related field by date of employment; demonstrate the potential to develop and/or maintain an externally funded independent research program, to publish peer-reviewed scholarly papers in the academic discipline, and to collaborate with researchers across disciplines that are represented in the School of Civil and Construction Engineering, the College of Engineering, and/or the University; be able to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in geomatics engineering; demonstrate commitment to promoting and enhancing inclusiveness, collaboration and diversity. To be considered at the Associate Professor or Professor level, the candidate must have teaching experience, research experience and publications commensurate with these levels to be granted the same rank at Oregon State University. The School is committed to maintaining and enhancing a diverse environment and the candidate must demonstrate a strong commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
Preferred Qualifications: Passed or demonstrated interest in completing the fundamentals of survey or fundamentals of engineering exam. Obtained or is interested in pursuing P.E. or P.L.S. licensure. For hire at the Associate Professor and Professor levels, it is preferred that this academic rank has already been granted at a major university.
Applications received on or before December 31, 2016 will receive full consideration, applications will be accepted after this date until the position is filled. To apply, upload CV, cover letter, references, teaching statement, research statement, and diversity statement. For detailed information, please visit the OSU website to view posting and apply, http://oregonstate.edu/jobs and search the School of Civil and Construction Engineering, Posting #P00869UF
OSU seeks diversity as a source of enrichment for our university community. OSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
Information about the School of Civil and Construction Engineering may be found at http://cce.oregonstate.edu/.
Associate Professor of Geomatics
School of Civil and Construction Engineering
Oregon State University
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Surveying Engineering, ASCE