Department of Civil Engineering invites applications for the following teaching position to be offered in the 2020-21 session.
Date of Posting March 4, 2021 to March 18, 2021
Applications to Joanne Gadawski, Administrator, Civil Engineering, McMaster University, 1280 Main St. West,
Hamilton, On, L8S 4L7
CIV ENG2C04– Structural Mechanics
3, June 21st, 2021 to August 6th, 2021
Number of Section(s) Available:
Number of Units per Section:
Location (on/off campus):
off campus/delivered online
Projected TA Support:
Lecture day and time:
Review of stress/strain state and strain-displacement relations; plastic deformations and residual stresses due to axial loading and bending; torsion of noncircular and thin-walled sections; unsymmetric bending and eccentric axial loading, shear stresses and unsymmetric loading of thin-walled members; transformation of stress and strain; stress/strain invariants; yield and fracture criteria energy methods; stability of columns
Two lectures, one tutorial or one lab
Applicants should hold a Masters degree, preferably a PhD, in Civil Engineering, with an advanced knowledge of geotechnical engineering. Applicants must have a demonstrated background and thorough understanding of the course topics listed above, as well as demonstrated expertise teaching undergraduate courses. Professional Engineering registration is an asset. Strong communication skills and an ability to work with students on a one on one basis are essential.
- Supplemented Fees- 15.02(a) The employee may be eligible to receive supplemented fees in accordance with Schedule C of the Collective Agreement. The actual rate of pay when in excess of the base rate of pay is deemed to include any supplemented fees owing, to the extent of the excess amount. If the actual rate of pay is less than the sum of the base rate of pay and the supplemented fees owing, then the employee shall receive the difference.
Please submit the following on line in MOSAIC by March 18, 2021;
A cover letter stating your intent to apply for the position (including your address, phone number, and email address) and emphasizing your experience with the material to be taught.
A resume listing your academic qualifications and relevant employment experience.
Information necessary to determine your current and aggregate seniority (as defined by Article 20 of the Unit 2 Collective Agreement). Questions may be directed to CUPE 3906 (905-525-9140 Ext. 24003).
Names and contact information of two references. Applicants will not be required to submit reference letters as part of their application.
If you require this information in an alternate/accessible format, please contact Nina Bovair, Employee/Labour Relations Administrator at extension 23850.
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