CCEE Professor and Don and Sharon Greenwood Department Chair
The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at Iowa State University invites applications for the position of Don and Sharon Greenwood Department Chair. The chair is responsible for the scope and effectiveness of the teaching, research and outreach efforts of the department. Candidates are expected to have an exemplary record of achievement in research, teaching and service at a level sufficient to qualify for appointment as a tenured Full Professor, a strong commitment to diversity efforts, and to have demonstrated university and professional community leadership. We seek a dynamic and innovative leader with a bold vision for the future of CCEE at Iowa State as we continue to expand the impact of our research and education in construction engineering and management, transportation engineering, structural engineering, environmental/water resources engineering, and geotechnical/materials engineering.
The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at Iowa State University seeks qualified applicants for an Advising Center Coordinator (Academic Adviser III) who will be responsible for supervising and coordinating the CCEE undergraduate student services program and its personnel. Major duties and responsibilities of the position include advising students in the civil engineering and construction engineering programs and conducting related activities such as recruiting new students and teaching orientation courses, coordinating and participating in departmental recruitment and retention initiatives, and serving as co-coordinator for the department’s learning communities. Additionally, this position will assist graduate students navigate University procedures and will provide support for graduate student recruitment initiatives. The successful candidate will have effective management and organizational skills, the ability to work well with a diverse population, and the ability to communicate effectively. All staff members are expected to interact collegially and maintain the highest standards of integrity and ethical behavior.
The Department of Civil, Construction & Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at Iowa State University is seeking one or more academic advisers (Academic Adviser II) to assist students with navigating institutional policies and procedures, exploring major and career opportunities, understanding and fulfilling graduation requirements, and utilizing campus resources to support educational and personal goal achievement. The academic advisers will work as part of a team with other CCEE academic advisers and will update and maintain students’ degree audits; participate in department and college orientations, as well as recruiting and graduation programs; and assist with students’ admissions and registration procedures and provide guidance in course selections. This position will also evaluate transcripts; answer inquiries in person, by phone, and by email regarding degree candidacy, academic programs and policies; and assist with coordinating learning communities. The successful candidates will have effective management and organizational skills, the ability to work well with a diverse population, and the ability to communicate effectively. All staff members are expected to interact collegially and maintain the highest standards of integrity and ethical behavior.
The Department of Civil, Construction & Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at Iowa State University is currently accepting applications for a Laboratory Supervisor I or II to manage the geotechnical and materials engineering research and teaching laboratories. This position will be responsible for laboratory operations, including equipment maintenance, user supervision and training, safety inspections, and general operations. Other responsibilities include overseeing safety procedures and processes, including field research at off-campus locations, conducting original research, writing and submitting research proposals and technical publications, and presenting research results at professional meetings. In addition to the above responsibilities, a Laboratory Supervisor II will have direct supervision of research associates and work with an increased level of responsibility and independence. The successful candidate will have effective management and organizational skills, the ability to work well with a diverse population, and the ability to communicate effectively. All staff members are expected to interact collegially and maintain the highest standards of integrity and ethical behavior.
Lecturer-Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering
The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at Iowa State University is seeking applications for lecturers to teach undergraduate and/or graduate courses in the areas of construction, structures, transportation, environmental or geotechnical/materials engineering.
About CCEE and Iowa State University
The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) at Iowa State University offers B.S. degree programs in civil engineering and construction engineering plus M.S., M.Eng., and Ph.D. graduate degree programs in civil engineering. It also maintains externally funded research in excess of $11 million annually. The department’s 42 full-time faculty members teach and mentor 956 undergraduate students and 193 graduate students. CCEE is committed to diversity among faculty, staff and students who can enrich university objectives in the areas of research, teaching and service.
Additional research collaboration opportunities are encouraged through Iowa State’s Institute for Transportation (InTrans) as well as numerous other institutes and centers that exist on campus. InTrans ranks seventh among the top university-based transportation research organizations in the United States with more than $14.2 million in annual expenditures from a variety of funding sources with 26 full-time researchers and 20 affiliated faculty members. InTrans’s faculty, researchers, and outreach professionals perform research, technology transfer, and education for public and private organizations, manage an academic-enrichment program for graduate students, provide local, regional, and national outreach and continuing education services, and delivery of regional and national conferences.
Iowa State University is an AAU-member comprehensive, land-grant, Carnegie Doctoral/Research Extensive University. Iowa State is located in Ames, Iowa, which was recently ranked as one of the top 20 best places in America to live and work (http://www.iastate.edu/about/ames.php) and the No. 2 Best College Town (American Institute for Economic Research). The university offers a rich student experience with unlimited academic and social opportunities in a comfortable, friendly, and supportive campus environment. Its 36,000 undergraduate and graduate students come from all 50 states and more than 100 countries. Iowa State is an equal-opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and strongly encourages applications from all qualified applicants. The university is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Award for gender equity.