This position search targets candidates who can teach and perform research in Construction Engineering & Management.
The successful candidate will be expected to teach and perform research in support of the Construction Management / Civil Engineering Technology undergraduate programs and Construction & Facilities Management and Infrastructure & Environmental Systems graduate programs.
Expertise may include any area of construction engineering and/or construction management.
The successful candidate will be expected to develop and teach courses in construction engineering / construction management, and develop / maintain a funded research program that complements and supports multidisciplinary research efforts within the Department.
Minimum Experience / Education:
UNC Charlotte gives primary consideration to the earned doctorate or terminal degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
An earned doctorate in Civil Engineering (construction emphasis), Construction Engineering, Construction Management, Architectural Engineering or a closely related discipline is desired.
Expertise in Construction Engineering or Construction Management as evidenced by education and experience is required. Candidates with construction management expertise and/or experience in pre-construction services, alternative delivery methods, construction means and methods, sustainable infrastructure development, resilient infrastructure, smart / sustainable buildings and/or communities, commercial construction, heavy horizontal construction, and/or urban vertical construction in the mid- to high-rise environment are encouraged to apply.
Candidates must possess excellent leadership, organizational, teamwork, interpersonal, and communication skills, and must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment that serves a diverse student population.
Relevant professional practice experience is preferred with preference for candidates with professional registration or certification (PE, CCM, etc.). Prior teaching experience is also preferred but not essential.
Candidates with a proven record of scholarship and funded research may be considered for higher rank. Candidates seeking Associate Professor or higher rank should clearly indicate rank applied for and outline qualifications for that rank in the cover letter as well as provide examples of three recent publications.
Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.