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Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates residential students, leading both military and civilian lifestyles, and working adults across the globe. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in baccalaureate and master's degrees, and graduate certificates. Founded in 1819 by U.S. Army Capt. Alden Partridge, Norwich is the oldest private military college in the country and the birthplace of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC).

Faculty: College of Graduate and Continuing Studies

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Master of Civil Engineering - Adjunct Faculty - Geotechnical Engineering


The Norwich University College of Graduate & Continuing Studies online Master of Civil Engineering (MCE) program seeks a part-time geotechnical engineering course instructor for our course entitled “Computer Modeling in Geotechnical Engineering and Geotechnical Engineering Case Histories” (course description below). Instructors administer and grade assignments and exams, lead in-class discussions, and mentor students in a web-based delivery system. Experience in on-line instruction is preferred but not required. Both functions can be performed from any location; personnel are not required to be present on our Vermont campus.

Course Description:
Survey of computer methods and applications for analysis of complex geotechnical engineering problems. Finite element, finite difference and closed form solution techniques, modeling applications. Review of select geotechnical engineering case studies.


Qualifications include an earned doctorate in civil/geotechnical engineering. Candidates with a Master's degree and significant experience will also be considered.

Additional Information:

More details on the Master of Civil Engineering program, including information on the geotechnical concentration, can be found at

To apply:

Candidates should send a cover letter and detailed resume to Dr. Thomas J. Descoteaux, P.E., Program Director, at and to

Dec. 19, 2013

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