The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University of California - Davis is looking for an Associate or Full Professor of Pavement Engineering.
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Dr. Jenny Liu at Missouri University of Science and Technology seeks a Post Doc Research Associate to join her materials and pavement group. The candidate will assist Dr. Liu in 1) developing and leading projects in asphaltic materials and pavement engineering, 2) preparing and contributing to technical reports/publications/presentations, 3) contributing to the preparation, presentation, and follow-up of proposals, and 4) managing the research group and the lab. The candidate should have solid academic background and experience in asphaltic materials and pavement engineering, and must be self-motivated, autonomous and work efficiently with strong work ethic and a good team spirit. Excellent written and oral communication skills are essential. Position is available immediately and please contact Dr. Liu (email@example.com) if you are interested.
The University of California Pavement Research Center at UC Davis has an opening for a Heavy Vehicle Simulator (HVS) Operations Engineer. The successful applicant will manage the day-to-day operations of the accelerated pavement testing facility (2 HVSs). For more information visit:
The University of California Pavement Research Center at UC Davis has an opening for a Project Engineer/Project Scientist. The successful applicant will initially lead research on asphalt binders with a focus on modified binders and binders recycled from RAP and RAS. For more information: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF03679.
Post Doctoral Research Associate
Western Research Institute (WRI), a leading research and technology development company located in Laramie, Wyoming, seeks a Post Doc to join the Asphalt & Petroleum Technologies Business Unit.
Brief Description of Duties: Develop and lead projects in the design, characterization, and testing of asphalt materials (binders and asphalt aggregate mixtures). Characterization includes physical (rheology, mechanics, thermal analysis), chemical (chromatography, spectroscopy) and physical-chemical (microscopy). Primary focus will be on physical characterization dealing with an emphasis on rheology of binder and some mixture testing. Prepare and contribute to reports for publication and/or presentation to clients or the professional community. Contribute to, or direct, the preparation, presentation, and follow-up of major-scale proposals. Develop solutions to complex problems. Manage the research and support personnel assigned to specific projects/programs. Responsible for routine maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of laboratory instruments and equipment.
The position is intended to grow into a full-time Lead position that will entail marketing and project development activities. These activities includes initiation, development and management of contacts and contracts with clients and to meet deadlines within budget.
Minimum Qualifications: PhD degree in civil engineering, materials science, chemistry or chemical engineering and experience in research and project development or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge was acquired. Must be able to work efficiently in a team environment, be self-motivated, autonomous and work under a variety of challenging research conditions. Strong written and oral communication skills and a positive outlook are essential.
Preferred Qualifications: The preferred candidate will have strengths in critical thinking, innovation, development of scientific hypothesis and research planning, problem solving, strong technical skills and a commitment to results and organization, strong work ethic, management skills, proposal writing (NCHRP experience is a plus), communication skills with clients and partners and a good team spirit.
Position is available immediately and open until filled. Email resume and cover letter to Michelle D. Holmes, HR Manager, Western Research Institute, 3474 N. 3rd Street, Laramie, WY 82070. E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
WRI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
A Pavement Management Engineer / Project Manager position is available at ARRB Group. Please see the following link for the full post information: http://arrbgroup.net/about-us/careers/
If you are interested, please send your resume to email@example.com
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has two openings for Civil Engineers. Please see more details below:
The Wyoming Technology Transfer Center, located at The University of Wyoming in Laramie, is looking for a candidate with a PhD and research experience in the field of transportation engineering or pavement. Experience in safety and optimization is desired but other experiences in transportation/pavement will be considered. The Center is looking for applicants who will be involved in ongoing studies in addition to working on future research proposals. The position includes health insurance as well as retirement benefits, and the annual salary is based on experience.
Should you want to apply, or know a potential candidate you would like to refer for this position, applications are currently open by sending the candidate´s resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Wyoming Technology Transfer Center, is a local technical assistance program assisting the State of Wyoming, local agencies, and individuals in gaining technical transportation knowledge. They help communicate new and developing transportation technologies, provide research, and conduct a variety of workshops throughout Wyoming.
This position is located at the Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC) in McLean, Virginia. The ideal candidate for this position has broad pavement expertise, understands highway agency needs and has experience planning, overseeing and promoting research and development activities associated with pavement surface characteristics, pavement safety and infrastructure resilience. He/she also has good project management skills, as well as excellent written and oral communication skills.
The announcement is open until 4/10/2020.
Here is the link to the vacancy announcement on the USAJOBS site: Open to both U.S. Citizens and Federal Employees: FHWA.HRT-2020-0005: https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/564209600
If you have strong experience and interests in working with internal and external stakeholders that can make a difference, and have a desire to improve pavement safety and infrastructure resilience, then FHWA’s Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center is where you want to be!
If you have strong experience and interests in working with internal and external stakeholders that can make a difference, and have a desire to improve pavement safety and infrastructure resilience, then FHWA’s Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center is where you want to be! The Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center is a federally owned and operated national research facility located on a scenic, wooded campus in McLean, Virginia. Our center houses nearly 20 laboratories, and support facilities, and conducts applied and exploratory advanced research on innovative technologies for the design, construction, inspection, operation, management, and preservation of the highway infrastructure, in vehicle-highway interaction, safety, operations, nanotechnology, and a host of other types of transportation research. It also has free parking!
The Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center is a federally owned and operated national research facility located on a scenic, wooded campus in McLean, Virginia. Our center houses nearly 20 laboratories, and support facilities, and conducts applied and exploratory advanced research on innovative technologies for the design, construction, inspection, operation, management, and preservation of the highway infrastructure, in vehicle-highway interaction, safety, operations, nanotechnology, and a host of other types of transportation research. It also has free parking!
At Turner-Fairbank, you’ll be just minutes from picturesque Washington, DC and all that it has to offer: an extraordinarily rich history, world-class entertainment and arts, luxurious dining establishments, countless museums, and all the grandeur of the Nation’s capital.
As our TFHRC Highway Research Engineer, you will work with the Team Leader to:
Come share your valuable expertise and ideas with Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center, and play an integral part in improving the safety and resilience of highways and byways of our nation and the world!
There is a summer fellowship opportunity through the UNH Sustainability Fellows Program on analysis of flooded pavements. Click here for additional information on the project.
More information on the program and application instructions can be found here: https://sustainableunh.unh.edu/sustainability-fellows
There is also an Informational Webinar on January 31 at 12 PM (Eastern)
Application Deadline: February 10,2020.