Colorado School of Mines is currently conducting a search for the endowed Bruce E. Grewcock Chair in Underground Construction and Tunneling (UC&T). The search is open to highly qualified candidates at the academic rank of Full Professor. The UC&T program at CSM comes with substantial financial support from a Mines alumnus that can be used by the Chair to further the research, education, training and outreach activities of the program.
Colorado School of Mines is a public research university devoted to engineering and applied science. In addition to strong education and research programs in traditional fields of science and engineering, Mines is one of a very few institutions in the world having broad expertise in resource exploration, extraction, production and utilization. Mines ranks 63rd in U.S. News and World Report’s 2013 ranking of engineering graduate schools.
Colorado School of Mines is located in Golden, Colo., only 15 miles west of Denver’s downtown business district. Golden, a thriving community of 17,000, offers outdoor adventure with small town atmosphere and convenient access to big city attractions. With an average of 300 days of sunshine annually, Colorado offers a legendary abundance of activity in its nearby mountains, open spaces and parks.
Please see the attached announcement for details of this Chair position.