Assistant Professor of Construction Management - Tenure Track

Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Assistant Professor
Working Title Assistant Professor of Construction Management - Tenure Track
Department 210605-School of Technology
Pay Rate Per faculty salary model
FTE 1.0
FLSA Exempt
Position Number 998320
Classification Faculty
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Note: A background check is required for the selected candidate of this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of this check.

Candidates must complete an on-line faculty profile found at and apply to position 998320.

Candidates should submit (1) cover letter that outlines the applicant’s interest, qualifications, and experience for the position; (2) a curriculum vitae/resume; should support the candidate’s ability to teach Construction Management courses such as Surveying, Estimating, Heavy Construction, Project Controls, Scheduling Specifications, Plan Reading, and other related courses. (3) include on faculty profile the names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of a minimum of three professional references. (4) copies of transcripts showing degrees completed.

If selected, three (3) formal letters of reference and official transcripts for all awarded degrees will be required.

Screening of applications begins December 15, 2017, and continues until the position is filled.

The desired starting date for this appointment is August 2018.

For questions about the position, please contact Dr. Curtis Bradford, chair of the search committee, at

For information about the on-line application process, contact Human Resources at or (660)543-4255.

UCM requires that all faculty applicants complete the on-line profile. All documents requested must be attached to the profile at the time of application. Only completed faculty profiles with attached documents will be accepted for this position.

The University of Central Missouri is an AA/EEO/ADA employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Veteran status and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Working hours:
Bargaining Unit No
Work Location Warrensburg Campus
Posting Date 11/14/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Position Purpose

The School of Technology at the University of Central Missouri invites applications for a 9 month, tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level to teach classes in the Construction Management program starting Fall 2018.

The successful candidate will teach construction management courses, work with student organizations, develop curriculum and labs, foster industry contacts, recruit students, assess course results, and conduct scholarly research.

Education & Formal Training Master's degree (Specify field(s) of study below)
Other Education & Formal Training

1. Earned Doctorate preferred; Master’s degree required. NOTE: The earned doctorate is required prior to tenure consideration.
2. Either Bachelor or Master’s degree must be in Construction Management, Architecture, or closely related field.

Computer Skills Word-Processing, Presentation, Class Management Software

1. Three (3) years relevant U.S. construction industry experience required.
2. Communicate effectively in spoken and written English.
1. Professional credentials (CPC, LEED AP, PMP, etc.)
2. Prior teaching experience at the college or university level.

Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge: Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Knowledge of a University environment preferred, Human Relations/Interpersonal skills, Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentiality
Other Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge
Physical & Environmental Factors:
Special Working Conditions: Irregular work hours, Professional appearance, Work in stressful conditions
Ability to Keyboard

Supplemental Questions

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Transcripts
  3. Vitae
Optional Documents