Assistant Professor in Geotechnical Engineering
The above mentioned position is located in the Geoengineering research and teaching group in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Aalto University is a new university with over a century of experience. Created from a high-profile merger between three leading universities in Finland – the Helsinki School of Economics, Helsinki University of Technology and the University of Art and Design Helsinki – Aalto University opens up new possibilities for strong multidisciplinary education and research. The university has 20 000 students and a staff of 5 000 including 350 professors.
Aalto University School of Engineering, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering invites applications for:
TENURE TRACK POSITION IN Geotechnical Engineering
The above mentioned position is located in the Geoengineering research and teaching group in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, see http://civil.aalto.fi/en/research/soil/. The Geoengineering group conducts research related to Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering, Rock Engineering and Engineering Geology, Applied Geophysics and Highway Engineering. The group currently consists of four professors, lecturers, teaching researchers, doctoral students and technical staff, total staff being around 30. The group has research facilities for experimental research.
The elected professor will work in the field of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering. Knowledge of the analysis and design of soil-structure systems related to seasonal frost areas and geological conditions influenced by glacial period is an advantage. Research also includes research themes from material engineering, soil mechanical modeling, building information modeling (BIM) and environmental impacts to recycling questions. The professor has appropriate equipment and software available.
The present call for applications is multidisciplinary and applicants in all fields of Geotechnical Engineering in Civil and Environmental Engineering are invited to apply. However, preference will be given to candidates with research fields complementing and supporting the current strong areas of the Department.
Nr of positions available : 1
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Experienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
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