Reporting to the department chair, the primary responsibilities of this position include teaching, research, and service. The assistant professor is required to develop and teach undergraduate and graduate courses (lecture and laboratory), supervise undergraduate/graduate projects and master’s theses, engage in student mentorship, assist in program assessment and execution of a continuous improvement plan, pursue scholarly work (including research in the field, grants, and publications), participate in service on various committees, and participate in professional activities and organizations. The position is a 9-month, tenure-track appointment, and the salary is competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Screening of applications begins March 15, 2019, and continues until the position is filled. The preferred position starting date is August 1, 2019. A complete application consists of a letter addressing the qualifications cited above; a curriculum vitae; a brief teaching statement (including teaching philosophy); a brief research statement; and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and email addresses of at least three professional references. Other documentation may be requested. Only complete applications submitted electronically will be considered. Finalists will be required to be subject to a background investigation. Applications and nominations should be sent via email (as a single pdf file) to:
Seonghoon Kim, Ph.D., Search Chair, Search #67675
Dept. of Civil Engineering and Construction
Georgia Southern University
Electronic mail: email@example.com
More information about the institution is available through https://www.georgiasouthern.edu or https://cec.georgiasouthern.edu/cengc/. Georgia Southern University seeks to recruit individuals who are committed to working in diverse academic and professional communities and who are committed to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and professional service within the University and beyond. The names of applicants and nominees, vitae, and other non-evaluative information may be subject to public inspection under the Georgia Open Records Act. Georgia Southern University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity institution. Individuals who need reasonable accommodations under the ADA to participate in the search process should contact the Vice Provost.
Earned doctorate in Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Civil Engineering, or a closely related area with a specialization (or extensive experience) in the field of Construction Management, by August 1, 2019
Ability to develop and teach lectures and laboratories in construction or construction engineering at the undergraduate and graduate levels
Ability to teach undergraduate and graduate courses and laboratories in at least three of the following areas: construction finance, construction safety, construction graphics, MEP, and other construction related classes
Ability to conduct research in the appropriate field
Effective English communication (oral and written)
Must be authorized to work in the United States for the duration of employment without assistance from the institution
Relevant industrial experience
Relevant professional licensing or certifications
Previous teaching experience at the university/college level
Experience using online teaching tools (e.g. web-based instruction)
Record of scholarship and participation in professional activities
Experience with construction (i.e., operations, production & logistics, project management)
Experience with ACCE or ABET accreditation and/or continuous quality improvement
Internal Number: #67675
Internal Number: #67675
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