The School of Engineering (SOE) at the University of Connecticut (UConn) seeks qualified candidates for a nontenure-track position of assistant professor in residence in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE). The candidate will be expected to: teach regular and especially lab courses at the undergraduate level of civil engineering; hire, train, supervise, and evaluate undergraduate and graduate teaching assistants; mentor freshman design and senior design projects; coordinate outreach programs; and develop new teaching modules and courses. The candidate will share a deep commitment to effective instruction at the undergraduate level, innovatively teach and mentor students, and work closely with other CEE faculty to enhance undergraduate research, outreach, and professional development. Successful candidates will also be expected to promote participation among members of underrepresented groups and employ pedagogical techniques designed to meet the needs of diverse learning styles and intellectual interests. Please apply via Academic Jobs Online (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13064) and submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for at least three references, and a teaching statement (teaching philosophy, teaching experience, commitment to effective learning, concepts for new course development, etc.). Review of applications will begin immediately. The University of Connecticut is an EEO/AA employer. We encourage applications from underrepresented groups, including minorities, women, and people with disabilities.
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