EJGE/GEM Announcement

Available Geotechnical Position:

Colorado Scool of Mines

[Posted: Feb 3, 1997]

Applications are invited for a faculty opening at the Assistant Professor level in the area of Geotechnical Engineering. The Division offers a non-traditional, multidisciplinary Engineering Degree at the undergraduate level. The successful applicant will be expected to contribute to the teaching of core engineering classes to civil, mechanical and electrical specialty students and in particular soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering topics. In addition, the successful applicant will be expected to fully participate in the graduate activities within the department. This will include teaching graduate courses and developing an active research program in the general area of geotechnics. A broad range of research specialities will be considered. Preference may be given to candidates with research expertise in: environmental geomechanics, soil reinforcement and geosynthetics, advanced constitutive or soils testing and reliability based design in geotechnical engineering. A Ph.D. is required, including at least one degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field.

For first consideration, applicants should send a full resume and the names and addresses of three references by February 28, 1997 to:

Human Resources, Search # 96-011090
Colorado School of Mines
1500 Illinois Street
Golden, Colorado 80401

Informal inquiries can be made to Professor D.V. Griffiths, Chair of the Search Committee, Tel: (303) 273 3669, Email: vgriffit@mines.edu. The Colorado School of Mines is an EEO/AA employer and women and minorities are encouraged to apply.