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Posting Number: ADJ00087JP
This position is responsible for teaching courses in the Construction Science Program. Primary duties include, but are not limited to, managing construction operations from concepts of project selection, estimating, bidding, scheduling, subcontracting practices, cost tracking, project documentation, construction bonds, insurance, payments and the elements of close out; providing special emphasis on the development of professional communication skills through student prepared multi-media presentations; introducing students to construction related financial documents which includes schedule of values, labor and operations cost reports, and construction budgets; tracing construction dollar flow from time sheet to balance sheet; ensuring implementation of project scheduling procedures that include computer applications and resource leveling; conducting office and field planning required to initiate the work.
Candidates must have a Master degree in Engineering or Architecture (M.ARCH).
1-3 years of teaching experience at the college level in the undergraduate levels of instruction or equivalent experience related with professional practice in engineering or architecture. Experience in teaching should include instruction in courses and seminars involving architecture, structures, mechanical, electrical, plumbing and/or life safety systems related with architectural theory and practice.
Candidates must have a terminal degree in Architecture (M.ARCH.), Construction Science, Construction Management or Engineering, or a comparable degree in a related field of study. A preferred education would include Ph.D. in architecture, construction science, construction management, engineering or related field of study.
Preferred Experience Requirements:
Ten (10) years teaching experience at the undergraduate and/or graduate levels in architecture, construction science, engineering or industrial design is preferred. A minimum of five (5) years of architectural or engineering practice or in the construction industry that includes a broad portfolio of work that demonstrates the ability to instruct across various industry segments (commercial, residential, industrial, retail, hotel, etc.).
Preferred Licenses/Certifications :
The ideal candidate should demonstrate knowledge of various representative software and media commonly used in the fields of engineering. Candidate should demonstrate knowledge of structural systems and/or environmental systems related to the use and theoretical interests of the architectural profession. Candidate should demonstrate a body of professional work that has been recognized.
Prairie View A&M University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Veterans/Disability Employer
Prairie View A&M University is dedicated to excellence in teaching, research and service. It is committed to achieving relevance in each component of its mission by addressing issues and proposing solutions through programs and services designed to respond to the needs and aspirations of individuals, families, organizations, agencies, schools, and communities--both rural and urban. Prairie View A&...M University is a state-assisted institution by legislative designation, serving a diverse ethnic and socioeconomic population, and a land-grant institution by federal statute.