Position Overview: The Department of Civil Engineering at Merrimack College invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The successful candidate will have teaching and research expertise that contributes broadly to our offerings in transportation and development, and will preferably have additional expertise in a secondary area such as structural engineering and mechanics, environmental and water resources engineering, or geographic information science. Candidates should demonstrate a commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, as well as research and scholarship.
Qualifications: Successful candidates should have a B.S. in Civil Engineering and a Ph.D. in Civil Engineering or a related field are required. The anticipated start date for the position is Fall 2019.
Merrimack College seeks to nourish and sustain our five core values of leadership, community, awareness, scholarship, and service. The College is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and strongly encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups. All candidates are encouraged to describe in their application previous activities or interest in building a culture committed to diversity and inclusive excellence, as well as how they will engage in fostering a culture that values diversity and inclusive excellence at Merrimack College.
Review of applications will begin on January 3, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled.
To Apply: Please apply online through Academic Jobs Online. Please apply with the following: (1) a letter of application that clearly indicates the applicant’s specialization area(s); (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a statement of teaching and research interests; and (4) contact information (email and physical address) for three professional references. Official transcripts will be required for any finalists invited to visit campus. Employment is contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States.
About Merrimack: The only Catholic, Augustinian college in New England, Merrimack College is an independent, coeducational institution with more than 4,200 undergraduates and graduate students from 34 states and 36 countries, and comprises schools of liberal arts, science and engineering, health sciences, education and social policy, and business. The college’s 220-acre campus is approximately 25 miles north of Boston in North Andover and Andover, Mass. Merrimack is a Master’s Colleges & Universities/Medium Programs institution in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Merrimack recently placed 21st in the nation for “Colleges That Add the Most Value” in Money’s special Best Colleges report and was ranked as one of the top 10 colleges in the northern United States for the fourth year in a row — and the only regional college judged “up and coming” by higher education leadership in the northern United States, according to U.S. News.
Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
About Merrimack College
Merrimack College is one of the top 10 colleges in the northern United States for the fourth year in a row — and the only regional college judged “up and coming” by higher education leadership in the northern United States. The Department of Civil & Mechanical Engineering offers an EAC/ABET accredited B.S. degree in Civil Engineering, a Master of Science in Civil Engineering, and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering. The past several years have been a period of extraordinary growth for engineering at Merrimack due to the implementation of multiple graduate programs and our undergraduate program in mechanical engineering. The college expects this growth to continue and is considering possible future majors in Bio-Mechanical Engineering and Industrial Engineering.