The Construction Management (CM) Department within the College of Computing, Engineering, and Construction is seeking applicants for a full-time, non-tenure track Instructor (9-month appointment) to start August 2020. The teaching load includes four courses per semester equating to twelve credit hours and one in the summer. The department is looking for applicants that will strengthen and complement the existing Construction Management faculty regarding teaching and research.
Established in 1972, the University of North Florida has grown significantly in size and prominence, particularly in recent years. Today, UNF has over 17,000 students, an annual economic impact of more than $1 billion, and works closely with community leaders and officials to continue to enhance the significant role it plays in the region. Our campus, which includes a nature preserve, beautiful lakes and nature trails, is located between downtown Jacksonville and the Atlantic Ocean in a bustling section of Jacksonville. Here you will find award-winning buildings filled with state-of-the-art equipment that support innovation and excellence. Small class sizes and individualized attention are two of our hallmarks. The construction management program has seen double-digit percentage enrollment growth each of the last several years.Being strategically located in a major metropolitan area in a growing state, the Department of Construction Management receives overwhelming support from Florida’s strong construction industry. ACCE & ABET accredit the construction management undergraduate program and a Masters degree program is in the final stages of approval. Our students recently enjoyed national success in the ABC and NAHB student competitions and have lately had a 100% job placement rate upon graduation with very competitive salaries.
Job Description1. Teach 4 undergraduate courses in the fall and spring semesters with an option to teach in the summer within the Construction Management program.2. Work with the department on developing the required documents for accreditation.3. Work with and mentor student organizations, clubs, and competition teams;4. Collaborate with related disciplines, industry partners, and the first coast community;
Required Qualifications1. Master’s degree in construction management or related field (MSc, CE, MBA, MSM, or Architecture) by the position start date.2. Ability to communicate effectively, work cooperatively with students, faculty, staff, and administrators from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds, conduct themselves professionally, and perform appropriate service functions at the department, college, and university level.
Preferred Qualifications1. Relevant teaching experience, with preference given to teaching experience in higher education.2. Relevant professional experience in the United States construction industry.3. Professional certifications or licenses related to the construction industry.4. Competency in construction management software applications.5. Ability to teach an integrated curriculum applied to a variety of construction building areas including: design management, jobsite management, residential, commercial, and heavy civil.
Review of applications will begin November 8, 2019 and will continue until the positions are filled.To receive full consideration the application must be received by November 8, 2019. Applicants must complete an online application at www.unfjobs.org. Once you submit your completed application you will receive a confirmation number. Keep the confirmation number for your records. While the confirmation number guarantees that your online application has been successfully received, it does not mean that your application is complete. Your application is not complete until you have uploaded the documents. You must upload the following materials:1. Letter of interest2. CV3. Contact Information for 3 references (letters of recommendation will be sought if you advance to on-campus interviews)4. Transcript(s) (PDF Copies are ok, but official transcripts must be provided prior to hire)
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