The College of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED) at Kent State University is seeking applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track position as Assistant Professor or Lecturer in Construction Management. Candidates should have experience and/or expertise in building construction management highlighted by demonstrable teaching in such areas including, but not limited to: estimating, materials and methods, contracts and law, scheduling, and project management and/or construction courses at the graduate level.
Additional Basic Function – if applicable:
Examples of Duties:
Duties/essential functions may include, but not be limited to, the following:
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Additional Examples of Duties – if applicable:
A Master’s degree is required. Preference will be given to those with degrees in construction management and/or construction engineering. A minimum of five (5) years of construction industry experience, focusing on construction management in the building industry.
Preferred Qualifications – if applicable:
University teaching experience, vertical (building) construction experience, and collaboration with design professionals.
Asterisk (*) indicates knowledge, skills, abilities which require assessments
Working Conditions / Physical Requirements:
Light work-Exerting up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently to move objects. Incumbent must be able to communicate with others. Incumbent may be required to travel from building to building frequently and off campus occasionally.
Special Instructions Summary:
The position is a nine-month appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor or Lecturer. Salary is competitive and negotiable. The anticipated starting date is August 2019.
Review of applications will begin January 31, 2019. Full consideration will be given to candidates who have submitted by February 15, 2019.
Applicants are required to complete an online application on the Kent State University job site:
http://jobs.kent.edu (search by position #989499) and complete the online academic data form. Applicants should also include:
A letter of interest, with candidate profile
Name, email address, and phone number of at least three references
Other information the applicant deems relevant
Any questions may be sent to Anthony Mirando, Chair, Construction Management Search Committee, email@example.com, Kent State University, College of Architecture and Environmental Design, 132 S. Lincoln St., Kent, OH 44242
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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Kent State University is a Smoke-Free, Tobacco-Free University effective July 1, 2017. Smoking and tobacco is not permitted on any of Kent State’s campuses or other locations and properties that are owned, operated, or leased by Kent State, both domestic and international. For additional details, visit www.kent.edu/smoke-free<http://www.kent.edu/smoke-free>.
The intent of this description is to illustrate the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and should not be interpreted to describe all the specific duties and responsibilities that may be required in any particular position. Directly related experience/education beyond the minimum stated may be substituted where appropriate at the discretion of the Appointing Authority. Kent State University reserves the right to revise or change job duties, job hours, and responsibilities.
Internal Number: 989499
About Kent State University
Kent State University's eight-campus system, among the largest regional systems in the country, serves both the development of a true living/learning approach at the Kent Campus and the regional needs on seven other campuses throughout Northeast Ohio.The Kent Campus provides the resources and facilities of a large, diverse Ohio university, while the Regional Campuses – Kent State University at Ashtabula, Kent State University at East Liverpool, Kent State University at Geauga, Kent State University at Salem, Kent State University at Stark, Kent State University at Trumbull and Kent State University at Tuscarawas - offer the friendly, casual atmosphere of small liberal arts colleges. Today, Kent State has become an engine for economic, cultural and workforce development locally and internationally as one of the premiere Ohio universities. Kent State is ranked among the nation's 77 public research universities demonstrating high-research activity by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The Liquid Crystal Institute, for example, conducts research that translates into technologies used globally in laptops, calculators and flat screen televisions.