This is a 9-month fixed term position at the rank of Assistant Professor. Responsibilities include instruction and service to the School and College of Engineering and Technology. Candidates must be able to teach a variety of courses in construction management in an American Council for Construction Education (ACCE) accredited curriculum.
Candidates must possess an earned master degree in construction management, construction engineering, civil engineering, architecture/architectural engineering, or closely related discipline from an accredited institution. Preference will be given to persons with significant construction management experience, This position requires demonstrated proficiency in written and oral communication, along with excellent interpersonal skills. Applicants for this position must be able to demonstrate potential for excellence in both teaching and service. Industry experience is required, and familiarity with ACCE accreditation is highly desirable. Successful candidates will be expected to support the University's external engagement mission, the application of scholarship through the Boyer Model, and our quality enhancement program (QEP). Applicants are encouraged to visit the WCU website www.wcu.edu and read the university vision and about the QEP program.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
You must apply online. Attach a cover letter, a vita highlighting educational and work experience and professional activities, statement of teaching goals and pedagogy, unofficial transcripts, and at least three names of character references. For questions or additional information, please contact George Ford, 828-227-2201 or email@example.com
WCU embraces its role as a regionally engaged university and is designated by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as a community engaged university. Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate a commitment to public engagement through their teaching, service, and scholarship
As the westernmost institution in the University of North Carolina system, WCU provides comprehensive educational opportunities to residents in the state’s western region and attracts students from around the globe to explore the region’s vast natural diversity. Founded in 1889 as a teaching college, Western Carolina now provides an education to more than 10,000 students in undergraduate and graduate programs.