The Michigan State University Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering (CEE) invites applications for the position of Director of the National Center for Pavement Preservation (NCPP) at MSU. The director is responsible for NCPP programs and operations, and coordinating NCPP activities with the efforts of MSU faculty and staff involved in research, education and outreach related to effective pavement and bridge preservation. The director reports to the CEE chairperson and receives strategic advice from the NCPP Advisory Board.
The successful candidate must have an entrepreneurial approach in pursuing and cultivating opportunities that will advance the center's mission. Primary duties include directing the development and oversight of course offerings for external audiences, proposing and managing funded research activities, administering outreach initiatives for new preservation programs, and providing technical assistance for established programs.