The Department of Engineering in the College of Science and Engineering invites applications for one tenure-track engineering faculty position for a person with a background in civil engineering at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor level. The expected starting date will be Fall 2020. The successful candidate will be expected to lead in the development of the new Bachelor of Science Program in Civil Engineering at TAMU-CC, including curriculum development and refinement and teaching undergraduate engineering courses and graduate-level courses in geospatial computing as appropriate. The candidate will be expected to develop externally funded research programs in remote sensing and with applications in agricultural areas or disaster response. The successful candidate will be encouraged to explore opportunities developing interdisciplinary and transdisciplinary research in autonomous systems, including collaborated research with scientists at the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Research Center - Corpus Christi in agricultural automation and precision agriculture. Rank, salary and granting of tenure will be commensurate with the record of the successful candidate.
Required qualifications include (a) an earned Ph.D. degree in civil engineering or a related field; (b) an established record of scholarship with significant journal publications commensurate with the candidate's level; and (c) a track record of remote sensing in civil engineering or geomatics engineering. Preferred qualifications are experience in interdisciplinary research and with government or industrial research laboratories, and/or demonstrated expertise in use of unmanned aircraft systems for research in agricultural automation, precision agriculture or disaster response.
Additional Salary Information: Salary may be negotiable depending on experience level of candidate
Internal Number: R-025900
About Department of Engineering, Texas A&M University -- Corpus Christi
The Texas A&M University Department of Engineering prepares well-educated, highly skilled, and socially and professionally responsible engineers and engineering technologists from a diverse population of students so that they can have productive and rewarding careers at local, state and national levels. Graduates will be well grounded in the fundamentals of engineering, mathematics, science, communications, and problem solving. To ensure that our graduates are valued by industry and to continually improve our program, input is sought from employers, our alumni and an industry advisory committee so that the changing needs of industry are met. The Department of Engineering offers programs leading to Bachelor of Science degrees in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, and mechanical engineering technology. New Bachelor of Science programs in civil engineering and industrial engineering will begin in the Fall 2020 semester.
Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi is a rapidly growing doctoral research university with more than 11,600 students. A Hispanic-Serving Institution on the cultural border with Latin America, TAMU-CC provides a robust campus experience focused on ...student and faculty success. Located on its own island on the Texas Gulf Coast, the “Island University” was recently recognized as one of the most beautiful coastal campuses in the United States. State-of-the-art classroom and laboratory buildings, support facilities, and recognized faculty strategically position TAMU-CC to achieve its goal of national and international prominence as an emerging research institution as designated in the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board’s Accountability System.