Assistant/Associate Professor Position in Civil Engineering

Qatar University - College of Engineering, Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering

College/Department Profile
Established in 1980, the College of Engineering offers programs in the fields of Architectural, Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, and Computer Engineering and Computer Science with the primary goal of preparing Qatari engineers with outstanding scientific and technical competencies to enable them to participate and contribute in the various developmental aspects of the country. The Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering utilizes advanced teaching and learning tools and well-equipped laboratories. The Civil Engineering program is accredited by ABET which insures that the program meets the standards and quality needed by the civil engineering profession. 

Position Summary
The Department of Civil and Architectural Engineering has an opening for an Assistant/Associate Professor position in the area of infrastructure and Construction. Applicants should have an earned doctorate in Civil Engineering and teaching experience in the area of infrastructure and construction engineering. They should have a strong commitment to teaching excellence at the undergraduate and postgraduate levels. The successful faculty candidate will complement the existing civil engineering faculty in the department and will develop and sustain funded research program and publish in leading scholarly journals. 

The successful candidates are expected to hold a Ph.D. Degree in Civil Engineering from a prestigious university. They should also have expertise in the relevant areas and a track record of scholarly activities in the field. English language is essential. Industrial experience is a plus. Experience in managing research projects and/or professional practice would be also advantageous. 

Application deadline: Open Until Filled
Position category: Academic
Employment type: Full time
Position term: Three years
Academic rank: Assistant or Associate Professor

Successful applicants should be able to:         

  • Adopt and develop a “student centered” approach to teaching and learning.
  • Teach undergraduate courses in related Civil Engineering disciplines
  • Develop expertise in using course management environments such as Blackboard to support taught courses and assessment
  • Contribute to collaborative research, consulting and short courses in conjunction with local industries
  • Contribute to a collegiate atmosphere in the Department and College
  • Advise undergraduate and postgraduate students and be involved effectively in service duties such as capstone project reviews, design juries, committee work and curriculum development. 

Full CV, statement of teaching and research philosophy and names of three referees to be submitted through our online recruitment system:

You need to setup an account with QU Recruitment Online website ( and complete your personal profile. Once your profile is complete, you may use it to apply for an open Position. 

Additional requirements including brief portfolio of professional and students design work, and sample of selected published research papers, maybe requested if the applicant is short listed.

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