Essential Functions: Wayne State University's Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) and the Division of Engineering Technology (ET) have teamed up to offer a unique opportunity for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position for a candidate with a passion for teaching, mentoring, and applied research in the area of construction engineering and management. Tenure will reside in the Division of Engineering Technology.The incumbent will bridge the CEE and ET experiences by teaching graduate level courses in Construction Engineering and Management (CEM) in CEE, and undergraduate--level courses in Construction Management (CM) in ET. The successful candidate will work with the ET Chair to establish and maintain accreditation for the BS program in Construction Management.Essential Functions:Teach contractual load of CM undergraduate (3) and CEM graduate courses (2) as assigned by the departments.Provide mentoring to students.Serve on search committees for hiring of new faculty members, departmental committees and other service committees across the university.Participate in activities such as student registration, orientation, convocations and commencements.Attend and participate in scheduled departmental meetings and functions.Provide other support service to the department, college and/or university, as applicable.Engage in pursuits that enable them to remain current in their respective disciplines.Engage in pursuits that help to further organize and contribute to growth of the body of knowledge in their respective disciplines, and/or to explore interdisciplinary implications.Perform related Departmental duties as required.
Qualifications: Doctoral degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management, or a closely related field; with thesis work and emphasis in Construction Engineering, Planning or Design; with U.S. construction management industry experience.Evidence of successful college teaching experience of Construction Engineering Management or related courses.Evidence of research participation and dissemination of research findingsDemonstrated expertise in construction management computer applications, especially in areas of estimating and bidding, planning and scheduling, and project modeling and control.Demonstrated or has the potential to conduct scholarly works in a construction engineering and management related field.
Internal Number: 76_208368
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.