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Florida Institute of Technology - Assistant Teaching Professor of Construction Management
Florida Institute of Technology


Date Posted Jan. 24, 2023
Title Florida Institute of Technology - Assistant Teaching Professor of Construction Management
University Florida Institute of Technology
Melbourne, FL, United States
Department Mechanical and Civil Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date or until filled
 
 
  • Assistant Professor
  • Construction Engineering/Management
    Civil Engineering
 
 

The Construction Management Program at the Florida Institute of Technology (Florida Tech) invites applications for a full-time faculty position at the level of Assistant Teaching Professor, planned to commence in August 2023. The position is intended primarily at the Assistant Professor level, however, exceptional candidates may be considered for higher-level appointments. This is a non-tenure track position, with primary emphasis on teaching courses within the Construction Management and Civil Engineering programs.  The successful applicant will have relevant academic background, industry experience, and a commitment to teaching excellence.

Construction Management is a program within the Department of Mechanical and Civil Engineering. The program is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE). The program’s primary goal is to prepare undergraduate students for a leadership career in the construction industry. The program has three full-time faculty members and approximately 50 undergraduate students. Additionally, Construction Management faculty members teach Construction Management related undergraduate and graduate Civil Engineering courses and advise approximately 30 Civil Engineering graduate students specializing in the Construction Management area.

Applicant qualifications:

  • An undergraduate degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or closely related field.
  • A Ph.D. or other terminal degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or closely related field with a minimum of 5 years of industry experience as a practicing construction manager, or a master’s degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or closely related field with a minimum of 20 years of industry experience as a practicing construction manager.
  • Excellent potential for teaching.
  • Dedication to education, service, and professional activities.

For additional information, the CM Program website is at: Construction Management | Florida Tech (fit.edu)

Submit applications via email to: cmfac@fit.edu and include the following:

A cover letter with a statement of the applicant’s teaching philosophy; A current curriculum vitae outlining academic qualifications, teaching experience, research accomplishments (if applicable), and industry experience; The names and contact information of three professional references.

Address questions to Prof. Albert M. Bleakley, Ph.D., PE, Program Chair and Search Committee Chair (ableakley@fit.edu). Review of applicants will begin no later than 15 February 2023, and the position will remain open until filled

Florida Tech (http://www.fit.edu) is a top national university and among the elite schools in Florida, and according to the 2023 Best Colleges rankings from U.S. News & World Report, the No. 2 private university in the Sunshine State. Florida Tech is also ranked in the top 20 of the 2023 Global Employability University Ranking and Survey, earning the highest marks of any Florida university. The University is located on the Atlantic Coast of Florida, in Melbourne, Brevard County, which is one of the top counties in the U.S. for high-tech engineering and is in close proximity to the NASA Kennedy Space Center.


  • Equal opportunity Florida Tech does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, age, pregnancy, parenting status, veteran status or retirement status in its activities and programs. In accordance with Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Florida Tech does not discriminate on the basis of sex. Inquiries concerning the application of the non-discrimination policy may be directed to the Office of Title IX at John E. Miller Office Building (401QAD), 150 West University Blvd, Melbourne, FL 32901, TitleIXCoordinator@fit.edu, or 321-674-8885, or to the U.S. Department of Education Office for Civil Rights. Americans with Disabilities Act Please notify us at least five days in advance if a reasonable accommodation for a disability is needed by calling the Office of Human Resource at 321-674-8100. We are an E-verify employer


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Dr. Albert Bleakley
    Construction Management
    Florida Institute of Technology
    150 W. University Blvd
    Melbourne, FL 32901
  •  
  • 321-674-8048
  • 321-674-7565
  • cmfac@fit.edu

 

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