Assistant Professor - School of the Built Environment - Construction Management
Bowling Green State University
Location: Bowling Green, Ohio
Higher Education Institution
POSITION TITLE Full-time, Tenure-track Assistant Professor, Department of Construction Management
The School of the Built Environment (SBE) at Bowling Green State University is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor for our Construction Management program with a start date of August 7, 2023. The individual will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in construction management in one or more areas of (depending on expertise): Construction Surveying; Construction Materials and Testing; Mechanical, Electrical, and Plumbing Systems in Buildings; Estimating and Cost Control; Construction Safety and Health Management; Construction Scheduling. The individual will also perform applied funded research in one or more areas related to surveying and inspection; 3-D construction-related technologies; design-build; facilities management; material science; sustainability; resilient infrastructure; building information modeling; demolition and restoration; construction robotics; intelligent techniques and systems; and/or other emerging areas of relevance to the construction industry. The successful candidate will be able to perform outreach and engage with industry.
Housed within the College of Technology, Architecture, and Applied Engineering, the School of the Built Environment offers a transformative experience for students who seek to engage in design-build innovation, and the creation of exemplary places, structures, and systems with the goal of shaping the future of our built environment. The School is comprised of the Department of Architecture and Environmental Design and the Department of Construction Management, two units with established histories, collaborations, and synergies. Our program remains distinct, because we require 3 paid co-op experiences, which typically transition into full-time job opportunities upon graduation.
The Construction Management program enrolls over 200 students and offers the following degrees and a certificate:
-Bachelor of Science in Construction Management
-Masters of Technology Management - Construction Management
-Graduate Certificate in Construction Management
Bowling Green State University is a nationally ranked public university committed to redefining student success in a high-achieving, innovative environment. In 2021, Forbes ranked BGSU as the No. 3 midsize employer in the United States, highlighting the University’s commitment to its faculty and staff. Serving as the core of the University’s academic community, more than 800 full-time faculty members are engaged in teaching, and creative activities, with over 2,000 full-time staff members to support the operations and education of over 20,000 students.
For more information regarding the department, its programs, the college or BGSU:
1) Teach undergraduate- and graduate-level courses in construction management and participate in undergraduate and graduate curriculum and new program development.
2) Engage in outreach with industry/external partners, and develop and sustain an applied research agenda in one or more areas related with: surveying and inspection; 3-D construction-related technologies; design build; facilities management; material science; sustainability; resilient infrastructure; building information modeling; demolition and restoration; construction robotics; intelligent techniques and systems; and/or other emerging areas of relevance to the construction industry.
3) Mentor undergraduate and graduate students.
4) Perform service to the school, college, and university.
SALARY & BENEFITS
Competitive and commensurate with peer institution levels for rank and position in keeping with candidate’s experience and credentials. Full benefits package available.
EXPECTED START DATE
August 7, 2023 (Fall Semester)
CREDENTIALS REQUIRED FOR APPLICATION
1)Cover letter including a concise statement of past outreach/engagement efforts with industry.
2) Curriculum vitae.
3) Detailed statement of research/creative scholarship plans, likely external funding sources, and any needs for specialized equipment. Start-up funds are possible based on the merit of the plan.
4) Statement of teaching philosophy, including teaching experiences, interests, and sample student evaluations (if available).
5) Unofficial transcripts for degrees completed or pursuing.
6) Contact information for three references.
Applicants may be asked to forward additional materials in support of their application. Finalists will be required to submit official letters of recommendations and official transcripts.
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Open until filled. First consideration November 29, 2022.
Please contact Dr. Stan Guidera, Search Committee Chair, School of the Built Environment, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH 43403, firstname.lastname@example.org
BGSU policy requires finalists to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to receiving an offer of employment.
Bowling Green State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer.
We are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment and strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation.
1) Ph.D. in any one of the following areas: Construction Management; Construction Engineering; Civil Engineering; or related discipline. Individuals (ABDs) who expect to complete their Ph.D. before the start date of the contract, August 7, 2023 will be considered.
2) Applicants must have a minimum of one year of related industry experience.
3) The successful candidate needs to have a proven record of peer-reviewed published research in relevant areas.
1)Experience and ability to successfully teach relevant construction management courses.
2)Professional level certification/s in one or more areas such as: Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) Certified Construction Manager (CCM); American Institute of Constructors (AIC) Level 2; Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP); Certified Facility Manager (CFM); Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED AP); Passive House Institute US (PHIUS); Design Build Institute of America (DBIA).
3)Licensure as a registered surveyor and/or ability to teach surveying and inspection.
4) Experience with cross-disciplinary teaching and service efforts in architecture and construction management.
5)Knowledge of digital software applications in the industry/profession (Procore, Bluebeam, AutoCAD, Revit, BIM, etc.).
Bowling Green State University is a nationally ranked public university committed to redefining student success in a high-achieving, innovative environment. In 2021, Forbes ranked BGSU as the No. 3 midsize employer in the United States, highlighting the University’s commitment to its faculty and staff. Serving as the core of the University’s academic community, more than 800 full-time faculty members are engaged in teaching, research and creative activities, with over 2,000 full-time staff members to support the operations and education of over 20,000 students. Bowling Green State University provides experiences that enhance lives. Students are prepared for lifelong career growth, lives of engaged citizenship and leadership in a global society. U.S. News and World Report names BGSU as one of the top public universities nationwide with a strong commitment to first-year programs that lead to success. Within our transformative learning community, we build a welcoming, safe and diverse environment where the creative ideas and achievements of all can benefit others throughout Ohio, the nation and the world.