The Departments of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CE/ENVE) and Construction Management (CM) at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, invite applications for the Director of the Cross-Disciplinary Studies Minor in Heavy Civil Engineering Construction.
Start date of September 8, 2021.
This is a full-time, annually renewable, non-tenure-track faculty position. We seek applicants who emphasize teaching first, who are grounded in field experience, and have knowledge of heavy civil project planning; preconstruction; estimating; construction methods; temporary structures; heavy equipment operations and management.
The ideal candidate is expected to contribute expertise in the workflow of heavy civil construction; constructability; safety; equipment fleet configuration; productivity optimization; and will have experiences that significantly contribute to a joint interdisciplinary heavy civil minor between the departments of CE/ENVE and CM. This newly endowed position benefits from the committed support of the heavy civil industry.
Candidates should have a strong interest in and are expected to:
Advise students as appropriate on Department, college, and university policy and career opportunities.
Work with and mentor student organizations and competition teams.
Collaborate with related disciplines, industry partners, and community.
Collaborate with faculty in CE and CM on developing new courses and professional interests
At California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, we believe that cultivating an environment that embraces and promotes diversity is fundamental to the success of our students, our employees and our community. Bringing people together from different backgrounds, experiences and value systems fosters the innovative and creative thinking that exemplifies Cal Poly’s values of free inquiry, cultural and intellectual diversity, mutual respect, civic engagement, and social and environmental responsibility. Cal Poly's commitment to diversity informs our efforts in recruitment, hiring and retention. California Polytechnic State University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.