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The Charles E. Via Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) is seeking nominations and applications for the position of Department Head. The CEE Department is home to 55 tenure-track faculty members, including several early career awardees, holders of endowed professorships, and National Academy members, as well as approximately 350 full-time graduate students and 625 undergraduate students. Disciplinary areas of specialization include Construction Engineering and Management, Environmental Engineering and Water Resources, Geotechnical Engineering, Land Development Design, Structural Engineering and Materials, and Transportation Infrastructure and Systems Engineering.  Major research facilities include the Baker Environmental Hydraulics Laboratory, the Murray Structures and Materials Laboratory and the English Geotechnical Laboratory on the Blacksburg campus; CEE also has the Occoquan Watershed Monitoring Laboratory located in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area, with four full-time faculty, graduate students and a large research staff focused on urban watershed management and indirect potable water reuse. The current annual departmental research expenditures exceed $14M. Both the graduate and undergraduate programs are consistently ranked in the top ten CEE programs nationally by USN&WR and ranked among the top 100 civil engineering departments globally.

Department Head – Civil and Environmental Engineering – Posting # 511319


The Charles E. Via, Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at Virginia Tech invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Full Professor rank for the Vecellio Professorship in Construction Engineering and Management effective August 2020. Outstanding applicants will also be considered for appointment at the Associate Professor rank. A Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering or a closely aligned field is required. Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) is desirable but not required. Evidence of strong scholarship, research, teaching and external funding is required and experience in academic leadership is desirable. ll applications must be submitted online through www.jobs.vt.edu using the posting number for the specific position,which is also shown below.


Faculty position in Vecellio Construction Engineering and Management Program- Posting #511246  Download

The Charles E. Via, Jr. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) at Virginia Tech invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the field of urban water resources and hydrologic sciences effective August 2020. As global urban populations continue to increase there is a need to improve our understanding of urban water cycles with the goal to enhance the sustainability and resilience of urban systems. The position is anticipated to be filled at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, but exceptional candidates will be given consideration at the Full Professor rank. A Ph.D. degree in Civil Engineering or a closely aligned field is required. Evidence of scholarship, research, and a record of external funding is required for consideration of appointment at the Associate or Full Professor levels. All applications must be submitted online through www.jobs.vt.edu using the posting number for the specific position,which is also shown below.