University of Waterloo
The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the
University of Waterloo invites applications for one Faculty position at the rank of Lecturer with an
anticipated start date of July 1, 2023 . The successful
applicant must have a civil or architectural engineering undergraduate degree
or equivalent, and advanced degree(s) – preferably a PhD – in engineering. Applicants are expected to have an engineering license for
practice in Canada or the ability to apply for an engineering license with the
Professional Engineers of Ontario within 3 years. While the initial appointment is for a three-year definite term Lecturer,
with the possibility of a renewal for another three, the appointed Lecturer may
be considered for an on-going appointment thereafter as Continuing Lecturer if
they demonstrate outstanding performance in teaching and service.
All applicants must have a proven ability or excellent potential
for outstanding teaching in civil or architectural engineering, have strong
communication skills and be committed to professional development and community
building. Demonstrated service experience will be considered as a strong asset.
Significant experience in industry, with a focus on building envelope or
building systems design, will be considered essential. The expected teaching
load is 5 to 6 courses per year depending on the level of service, with regular
non-teaching terms of four-month duration every two years for scholarly
rejuvenation and development activities. Applicants must also have demonstrated
an interest in engineering education pedagogy, and preference will be given to
candidates who have demonstrated exceptional teaching skills.
The salary range is $100,000 to $140,000, depending on experience.
Negotiations beyond this salary range will be considered for exceptionally
The University values the diverse and intersectional identities of
its students, faculty, and staff. The University regards equity and
diversity as an integral part of academic excellence and is committed to
accessibility for all employees. The University of Waterloo seeks applicants
who embrace our values of equity, anti-racism and inclusion. As such, we
encourage applications from candidates who have been historically disadvantaged
and marginalized, including applicants who identify as Indigenous peoples
(e.g., First Nations, Métis, Inuit/Inuk), Black, racialized, people with
disabilities, women and/or 2SLGBTQ+.
University of Waterloo acknowledges that much of our work takes place on the
traditional territory of the Neutral, Anishinaabeg and Haudenosaunee peoples.
Our main campus is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land granted to the Six
Nations that includes six miles on each side of the Grand River. Our active
work toward reconciliation takes place across our campuses through research,
learning, teaching, and community building, and is centralized within our Indigenous Initiatives Office ( https://uwaterloo.ca/human-rights-equity-inclusion/indigenousinitiatives ) .
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however,
Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.
Three reasons to apply: https://uwaterloo.ca/faculty-association/why-waterloo .
The closing date for applications is December 31, 2022 .
Applicants should send their curriculum vitae, a concise statement of teaching
vision and capabilities, and contact information for three references to:
Civil & Environmental Engineering Chair
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering,
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G1
Email: [email protected]
link to apply is: https://ofas.uwaterloo.ca/
If you have any questions regarding the position, the
application process, assessment process, eligibility, or a request for
accommodation during the hiring process, please contact [email protected] .
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