The U.S. Coast Guard Academy is currently seeking a passionate Civil and Environmental Engineer to join the faculty and inspire students and is ready to be inspired by our Corps of Cadets.
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy is a highly selective federal military college that provides a rigorous undergraduate program and is committed to building a diverse faculty of teacher-scholars who collaborate to provide a multi-disciplinary and hands-on approach to learning and leadership development. We believe that individuals from diverse backgrounds strengthen our programs and positively impact student success and, encourage qualified applicants from all backgrounds to apply for consideration.
The attractive riverside campus is home to a nationally and internationally representative student body of about 1,000 diverse Cadets. The Academy provides the professional education and training required to prepare young women and men for careers as commissioned officers in the U. S. Coast Guard, one of our Nation’s five Armed Services. The Academy offers B.S. degrees in nine academic majors: Naval Architecture/Marine Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Cyber Systems, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Marine/Environmental Sciences, Operations Research/Computer Analysis, Management, and Government. The Academy is located near the shoreline of southeastern Connecticut, midway between New York City and Boston, and is within commuting range of regional, as well as national, colleges and universities in the CT/RI/MA tri-state area.
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy invites applications for Lecturer of Civil and Environmental Engineering. The desired start date is August 1, 2022.
The successful candidate will work 40-hours per week full-time teaching in-person undergraduate civil and environmental engineering courses with an emphasis on environmental engineering. Teaching load will be 9-12 contact hours per semester for full-time. The selectee may also be required to teach other general engineering courses, participate in summer activities or teaching, serve as academic advisor for students, assist with senior capstone design projects, and participate in course and program assessment activities.
Master’s degree accepted; Doctoral Degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or in a closely related discipline preferred.
Current P.E. License is viewed favorably, but not required.
Superior communication and teamwork skills, demonstrated initiative, and the ability to be adaptable in the context of a student-centered institution are highly desirable.
Capacity to successfully collaborate with others, including students and faculty members from different disciplines is essential.
Ability to teach and mentor diverse student populations, and a commitment to equity in the context of civil and environmental engineering education, including efforts at creating communities of inclusion, is highly desirable.
DHS offers an attractive benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life, and long-term care insurance; retirement plan; Thrift Savings Plan [similar to a 401(k)]; Flexible Spending Account; Employee Assistance Program; personal leave days; and paid federal holidays. Salary offers may be made outside of the listed range ($91,005 - $127,653) for exceptional candidates. No relocation expenses are offered.
This position is open to U.S. Citizens and non-citizens. Hiring restrictions may apply to certain non-U.S. Citizens however.
The U.S. Coast Guard Academy is a highly selective federal military college providing a rigorous undergraduate program. In addition, the Coast Guard Academy provides the professional education and training required to prepare young women and men for careers as commissioned officers in the U. S. Coast Guard, the nation’s oldest continuous sea-going service, which is well-known for its humanitarian missions. The Academy offers B.S. degrees in nine academic majors: Naval Architecture/Marine Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Marine/Environmental Sciences, Operations Research/Computer Analysis, Management, Cyber Systems and Government. The attractive riverside campus is home to a nationally representative and diverse student body of about 1,000. The Academy is located near the shoreline of southeastern Connecticut, midway between New York and Boston, and is within commuting range of regional as well as other national colleges and universities in the CT/RI/MA tristate area. The U.S. Coast Guard Academy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Visit https://www.uscga.edu for more information.