Faculty Employment Opportunities
Assistant Professor of Construction Management – WVU Tech- 13214
West Virginia University Institute of Technology (WVU Tech), part of the WVU system of campuses located in Beckley, WV, is currently inviting applications and nominations for the following employment opportunity:
The Department of Engineering Technology within the Leonard C. Nelson College of Engineering and Sciences, seeks to hire an Assistant Professor of Construction Management beginning in the Fall 2020 semester. Position is 9-month, full-time, tenure-track, and benefits-eligible.
The successful candidate will develop and teach a variety of undergraduate level courses in CM and be expected to supplement strategic areas of expertise including but not limited to Integrated Project Management Software, Scheduling including P6, and effective use of CADD and BIM software. The successful candidate will also be expected to participate in recruiting and advising students; facilitating and overseeing internships; participating in assessment, accreditation and program review processes, and building a strong connection with the AEC (Architecture, Engineering and Construction) industries. The successful candidate will be expected to pursue scholarly activities and perform other service associated with a faculty position.
About WVUTech / WVU:
WVU Tech is a regional division of the West Virginia University system and is located in Beckley, West Virginia. It boasts a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio and an average class size of 17 students, allowing personalized attention in a supportive environment. The campus is near state and national parks and numerous recreational opportunities. Leonard C. Nelson College of Engineering and Sciences has been consistently ranked as Top 100 Best Undergraduate Engineering program in the U.S. News & World Report rankings.
WVU Tech offers a broad array of programs including four-year (BS) programs in Civil, Chemical, Computer, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering; Computer Science; Information Systems; and BS degrees in Electronic Engineering Technology, Engineering Technology (Civil, Environmental, and Mechanical emphasis), Industrial Technology, and Construction Management. Nine of the programs within the College are ABET accredited.
Please apply at: https://hr.wvutech.edu/employment_opportunities
More information about the Leonard C. Nelson College of Engineering and Sciences can be found at: http://engineering.wvutech.edu/
At West Virginia University, we pride ourselves on a tireless endeavor for achievement. We are home to some of the most passionate, innovative minds in the country who push their limits for the sake of progress, constantly moving the world forward. Our students, faculty and staff make this institution one of the best out there, and we are proud to stand as one voice, one university, one WVU. Get more details at http://hr.wvu.edu/.
- A doctoral degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or closely related field is required.
- The candidate must have at least five years of documented relevant U.S. construction industry experience.
- Familiarity with ABET or ACCE accreditation is highly desirable.
- A demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence, responsiveness to student needs, and good communication skills are essential.
- Applicants with professional licensure (PE or Contractors License) and/or Professional Construction Certifications will be given preference.
Applications must include:
- Letter of interest
- Curriculum Vitae
- Statement of Teaching Philosophy
- Statement of Research Interests
- Unofficial copies of all transcripts
- Contact information for 3 references (1 industry, 2 academic) including telephone and email address
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.