The Lafayette College Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering (CEE) invites applications for a one-year visiting Assistant Professor position for the 2022-23 academic year. Candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in civil engineering or related field by August 2022, possess enthusiasm for teaching, and the ability to teach courses in environmental engineering. This is a full-time appointment with a 3/3 teaching load.  Applications are especially welcome from candidates who will contribute to Lafayette’s commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a statement of teaching philosophy and interests, a curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference at apply.interfolio.com/102312. Application materials should demonstrate the applicant’s ability to teach courses in environmental engineering. In the cover letter, applicants should address how their teaching and research might support Lafayette’s commitment to diversity and inclusion as articulated in the College’s diversity statement (https://about.lafayette.edu/diversity-statement/). Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2022. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Lafayette College is a small, private, undergraduate-only institution located in eastern Pennsylvania, 70 miles from both New York City and Philadelphia. Lafayette emphasizes superior education in engineering and the liberal arts, placing a strong emphasis on student-faculty interaction in the classroom, in research, and in extracurricular activities. Lafayette College is one of the nation’s few undergraduate-only institutions offering an ABET-accredited, BS Civil Engineering degree. Further information about the civil engineering department can be found at http://ce.lafayette.edu/.

Lafayette College is committed to creating a diverse community, one that is inclusive and responsive, and is supportive of each and all of its faculty, students, and staff. All members of the College community share a responsibility for creating, maintaining, and developing a learning environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and inclusiveness is practiced. Lafayette College is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.

Questions about the position should be directed to Prof. Michael McGuire, Search Committee Chair, at mcguirem@lafayette.edu.