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    Infrastructure Materials Faculty Position

    The Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering (CAEE) at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the materials area at all ranks. Senior rank candidates are expected to bring in a funded research program upon initiation.

    The applicants should have a background in construction material engineering and technology primarily applicable to infrastructure systems. Possible areas of expertise are: innovative pavement and structural materials, advanced concrete technology, sustainable concrete, cutting-edge experimental and/or analytical methods applied to infrastructure materials, etc. The applicants must hold an earned doctorate by August 2013 in civil engineering with specialization in infrastructure material engineering, geomaterials engineering, structural engineering, or a closely related field.

    The successful candidate will be expected to:

    (1) sustain an externally well funded research program;
    (2) teach undergraduate and graduate courses;
    (3) develop synergies with other IIT research programs and other organizations outside IIT in priority areas including, but not limited to, highway pavement engineering and technology, geotechnical engineering, and transportation engineering;
    (4) provide service to the university and the profession; and
    (5) be a licensed professional engineer or be able to become licensed within 3 years.

    Applications will be reviewed immediately until the position is filled, no later than August 1, 2013. The application should include: i) curriculum vitae, ii) a sample of published research paper, iii) a research statement, iv) a statement of teaching philosophy, and v) contact information of five references. Interested candidates are required to submit the application in a single PDF file to Professor Jeff Budiman, CE-Materials Search Chair, Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 3201 South Dearborn Street, Chicago, IL 60616 (E-Mail:

    The CAEE department at IIT offers ABET accredited BS degrees in civil engineering and in architectural engineering as well as graduate degrees in civil, architectural, and environmental engineering. It currently has a total enrollment of approximately 250 undergraduate and 260 graduate students. More information on the faculty, research, and degree programs in Armour College of Engineering at IIT can be found at IIT is a private Ph.D.-granting research university, with world-renowned programs in engineering, architecture, sciences, humanities, psychology, business, law, and design. IIT's Armour College of Engineering emphasizes interprofessional research by faculty and students and it is committed to excellence in undergraduate, graduate, and professional education. IIT is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. M/F/H/V.