Category Archives: Job Opportunities

UC Berkeley – Open Assistant Professor Position in Earthquake Engineering

I would like to bring to your attention the availability of a tenure-track, Assistant Professor faculty position in the area of Earthquake Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley. They are interested in candidates from all areas of earthquake engineering, including, but not limited to: experimental methods to advance structural systems and models; analytical modeling and numerical simulation of individual facilities or urban regions; monitoring and control; damage assessment; and performance-based earthquake engineering. The deadline to apply is October 30, 2017. 
For more information about the position, including required qualification and application materials, see
The strategic plan of the department prioritizes earthquake and structural engineering in near-term future hires, so candidates can expect the department to bring in additional faculty who will have synergistic research efforts.


PrimeStaff Looking for Masters Level Structural Engineer in the Minneapolis Area

PrimeStaff, a leader in the Twin Cities engineering staffing industry for over 19 years, is recruiting for a prestigious engineering firm in the suburbs of Minneapolis that is looking to add a Masters-level Structural Engineer to their team. Responsibilities will include structural analysis and design of commercial projects in a wide variety of markets including corporate, educational, hi-rise, warehouses and industrial buildings. These projects will include steel, timber design, reinforced concrete and masonry design.


M.S. in Civil Engineering with Structural emphasis

0-3 years of experience as a structural engineer

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Team player, creative thinker, and proven positive attitude when working with both colleagues and clients.

Proficient on RISA

PrimeStaff is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other protected class status.

Assistant Professor of Steel & Composite Structures – TU Delft, Netherlands

The Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences at the TU Delft seeks a candidate for a position as Assistant Professor in the area of Steel and Composite Structures. The chair focuses on advanced, innovative and experimental modelling techniques for the analysis and design of steel structures, steel concrete structures and structures using fibre-reinforced polymers. Experimental and computational methods for conventional, hybrid and high-performance materials and structures are part of the research domain. Particular emphasis is placed on the sustainable, safe and environmentally-friendly structural design and analysis of steel and composite structures. Key topics are fatigue, monitoring and lifetime prediction of steel and composite structures. Candidates should be able to develop new, innovative and relevant research programmes. The ability to translate research into a balanced Bachelor’s and advanced Master’s programme is important, in addition to conducting research and obtaining funding.


Department/faculty Civil Engineering and Geosciences

Level              PhD degree (prof)

Hours per week     38

Location           Delft

Contract           Tenure track

Salary             €3324 to €4551 per month gross

Closing date       01-10-2015 (October 1, 2015)


For more information about this offer, please see

To know more about the Tenure Track and the personal development programme, please

Faculty Positions in Structural Engineering at UTFSM – Chile

The Civil Engineering Department at Santa María University (Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María), a prestigious technological university in Chile, currently has two openings for faculty positions in the area of Structural Engineering. The jobs are in Valparaíso Chile, an area with very high quality of life. The positions are tenure track. Knowledge of Spanish is desirable, but not mandatory. Additional details are available in this announcement.