Open College Positions

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  • Atmospheric Science
  • Assistant/Associate Professor
    Full details Position Summary
    The Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the dynamics and physics of the climate system. We solicit candidates with expertise in geophysical fluid dynamics, coupling between clouds and radiation, climate dynamics, and/or planetary atmospheres across a range of spatial and temporal scales. Candidates will be considered at the assistant or associate professor level.
    The new faculty member will be expected to build and maintain a strong, internationally recognized research program supported through external funding, complement and expand upon current research and teaching activities, and provide service to the University and broader community. She/he will contribute to teaching and intellectual leadership in our atmospheric science curriculum at the M.S. and Ph.D. levels by teaching courses in the Department’s core graduate curriculum, advising graduate students, and developing advanced courses in his or her areas of expertise. Further information about the Department can be found at http://www.atmos.colostate.edu.
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Assistant Professor (NTT)-Civil Engineering
    Full details Position Summary
    The Department of Civil and Environmental (CEE) Engineering at Colorado State University invites applications for a non-tenure track, full-time faculty Assistant Professor.  The role of this position is to support the educational mission of the CEE Department in providing high-quality instruction in undergraduate engineering. This position will be expected to teach courses in the CEE undergraduate core curriculum.
    The primary purpose of this Assistant Professor position is to support the CEE Department’s teaching of courses including but not limited to the freshman introductory courses in CEE, statics, dynamics, civil engineering materials, structural analysis, and/or senior design. The Assistant Professor will join a collegial group of committed faculty, will teach/co-teach a maximum of three academic courses per semester, and is expected to provide guidance and leadership for undergraduate education within these areas.
  • Assistant Professor-Computer Aided Design
    Full details Position Summary
    The Department of Civil and Environmental (CEE) Engineering at Colorado State University invites applications for a non-tenure track, full-time faculty Assistant Professor.  The role of this position is to support the educational mission of the CEE Department in providing high-quality instruction in undergraduate engineering. Specifically, the CEE Department offers a course in intermediate AutoCAD in the undergraduate curriculums for students majoring in CEE and other degree programs within the College of Engineering. This position will be expected to teach this course as well as other courses in the CEE core curriculum.
    The primary purpose of this Assistant Professor position is to support the CEE Department’s teaching of courses in AutoCAD and Building Information Modeling (BIM). This Assistant Professor position also will be required to teach/co-teach other courses, including but not limited to the freshman introductory courses in CEE, statics, dynamics, civil engineering materials, structural analysis, and/or senior design. The Assistant Professor will join a collegial group of committed faculty, will teach/co-teach a maximum of three academic courses per semester, and is expected to provide guidance and leadership for undergraduate education within these areas.
  • Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA)
  • 18-128: Satellite Training Liaison
    Full details Position Summary
    The Cooperative Institute for Research in the Atmosphere (CIRA) at Colorado State University seeks to fill a Research Associate II position to collaborate with scientists and instructors at the National Weather Service’s Office of the Chief Learning Officer (NWS/OCLO) and the Regional and Mesoscale Meteorology Branch (RAMMB) of the National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service (NESDIS) in Fort Collins, CO.  The individual in this position will report to the CIRA Training Team Lead and assess training gaps and provide meteorological expertise in support of training and education efforts in applying the latest geostationary and polar orbiting satellite imagery and products to the warning decision making process.
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Manager of Operations
    Full details Position Summary
    The Departments of ECE and CBE at Colorado State University are seeking a highly motivated individual to manage the staff and their financial resources to advance the mission of the departments. The position will serve as a strategic advisor to the department heads on a wide variety of issues, including but not limited to implementation and assessment of short- and long-term strategic plans as well as oversight and management of budget and finances. A detailed understanding of finance and accounting; budgeting, forecasting, and planning; and effective management practices is required. Considerable understanding of the significance associated with the scientific research and teaching missions of the faculty is essential in order to oversee current support for departmental activities and to plan creatively for the department’s future.
    
    This position will also be responsible for researching, preparing, analyzing, and managing information related to projects, people, and programs. Independent judgment and analytical skills must be exercised to understand, interpret, and manage data and technical information related to faculty research and scholarly work. All areas of responsibility for this position warrant a great deal of analysis to determine the best approach to projects within a broad set of general guidelines. This position requires the flexibility to deal effectively with a range of people, such as faculty, researchers, international scholars, university administrators, staff personnel, and students. The position may require occasional work on evenings and weekends, as necessary.
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Assistant Professor-SP19
    Full details Position Summary
    With approximately 1,000 undergraduate students, the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Colorado State University is the largest program in the Rocky Mountain region, and the third largest major at Colorado State University. In support of this growth, the department invites applications for a non-tenure track full-time faculty instructor in the areas engineering design, mechatronics and controls, manufacturing, energy, statics, dynamics and general mechanical engineering. This position supports the educational mission of the Department and its commitment to provide high-quality educational opportunities in the engineering sciences and engineering design. The position reports to the Head of the department.
    
    Reflecting departmental and institutional values, candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the Department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. Duties of faculty instructors include:
    • taking full responsibility for teaching three courses per semester, the majority of which will be required undergraduate courses in the mechanical engineering program of study; specifically, the courses will be in the areas of mechantronics, controls, design and manufacturing.
    • communicating with students, and grading students, in a timely, equitable, and professional manner;
    • abiding by all University faculty requirements and responsibilities; 
    • participating with the department faculty in curricular assessment and change commensurate with our ABET accreditation, and other service activities as appropriate; 
    • assessing one’s courses, and generating appropriate changes consistent with the expectations of a high-quality program with high expectations of its students.
    Additionally, the instructor may be given responsibility for one or more of our undergraduate laboratories; responsible for the quality, efficacy and learning outcomes of experiments, and modification and change consistent with the department’s goals.
    Successful candidates will be given the opportunity to develop and teach new courses consistent with the academic goals of the department and its students.
  • Assistant/Associate Professor - Systems Engineering
    Full details Position Summary
    The College of Engineering at Colorado State University invites applications for a tenured/tenure-track faculty position at Assistant/Associate Professor rank.  The successful candidate will be appointed to the Systems Engineering Program and Department starting between Spring and Fall, 2019.  This search seeks candidates with a systems-centric research and teaching record focused on improving the theory and practice of model-based systems engineering applied to complex systems and enterprises.  This position seeks to build scholarly capacity within the College of Engineering Systems Engineering Program (www.engr.colostate.edu/se) Further information about the College of Engineering can be found at www.engr.colostate.edu.The successful candidate must have current and comprehensive knowledge of system architecture, systems engineering, modeling theory, computer-aided design, design representation, system performance modeling and prediction with practical applications to modern, complex systems of practical importance.  
    This faculty position is a full-time, regular, nine-month tenured/tenure-track appointment.  The successful candidate will be expected to build and maintain a strong, internationally-recognized research program supported through external funding, to enhance Systems Engineering’s educational programs, and to provide service to the College of Engineering and broader community.  The successful candidate will teach courses and advise students in the Systems Engineering Program, and will develop advanced courses in his or her areas of expertise.  The Systems Engineering Program will be responsible for tenure, promotion, and yearly evaluations.
  • Assistant/Associate Professor-Cyber Security
    Full details Position Summary
    The College of Engineering at Colorado State University invites applications for a tenured/tenure-track faculty position at Assistant/Associate Professor rank.  The successful candidate will be appointed to the Systems Engineering Program and Department starting between Spring and Fall, 2019.  This search seeks candidates with a systems-centric research and teaching record focused on improving the theory and practice of cybersecurity applied to complex systems and enterprises.  This position seeks to build scholarly capacity within the College of Engineering Systems Engineering Program (www.engr.colostate.edu/se) The state of Colorado has identified cybersecurity as a top priority and has provided substantial resources. The successful candidate must have current and comprehensive knowledge of the prevailing cybersecurity environment, including current and evolving threats, countermeasures, advanced technologies, and methodologies to define and implement resilient system security. Specific areas of interest include multidisciplinary systems cybersecurity, multiple pathways, and systems/data design and architecture, tying to security analytics. Further information about the College of Engineering can be found at www.engr.colostate.edu.
    This faculty position is a full-time, regular, nine-month tenured/tenure-track appointment.  The successful candidate will be expected to build and maintain a strong, internationally-recognized research program supported through external funding, to enhance Systems Engineering’s educational programs, and to provide service to the College of Engineering and broader community.  The successful candidate will teach courses and advise students  in the Systems Engineering Program, and will develop advanced courses in his or her areas of expertise.  The Systems Engineering Program will be responsible for tenure, promotion, and yearly evaluations.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow-Simske Group
    Full details Position Summary
    The Department of Mechanical Engineering at Colorado State University (CSU) is seeking a Postdoctoral Fellow in Advanced Analytics, Intelligence and Processes for Disrupting Operations of Illicit Supply Networks
    The selected individual will work with Dr. Simske at CSU and interface with the team led by Drs. Kellar and Crawford at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology. The incumbent is expected to be housed at the Scott Bioengineering Building.
    The incumbent will communicate and work with team members to discern technologies that can:
    1)	automatically collect product pricing information, and then determine the appropriate analytics for quantifying this in a way to identify suspect sales
    2)	automatically cluster, label, and classify licit and illicit operations
    3)	model the operational and spatial dynamics of illicit networks
    4)	result in algorithms for determining the means through which illicit networks incent their users
    5)	generate advanced analytics and meta-analytics to discover the central factors in the illicit networks
    6)	provide the means to anonymize sales and distribution data in other supply chain and service domains to encourage additional partners to join the program as it moves forward
    The current position can leverage modeling tools, web services, data, stakeholder relationships, and institutional knowledge created through this complementary work, and will be performed in strong collaboration with Dr. Simske.