The Department of Applied Engineering and Technology at Eastern Kentucky University is seeking applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor to begin August 2021. This position will also serve as the Coordinator for the Construction Management program. The successful candidate will be committed to student success through excellent teaching, mentoring and program support. The program's emphasis is construction management and is accredited by ACCE. Teaching responsibilities may include undergraduate and graduate courses for the construction management program in the following areas: Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP), BIM, Statics/strength of materials, Estimating, Scheduling, Materials and Methods of Construction, Construction Contracts, Project Organization and Supervision. The successful candidate is expected to participate in department, college and university committees, student recruitment, course, laboratory and program development, appropriate service, scholarly activities and articulation with business and industry. Additional responsibilities for this position include: - Teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the Construction Management program; - Advise Construction Management students; - Mentor student organizations, clubs and competition teams; - Participate in recruitment events; - Participate in the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE) accreditation process; - Other duties as assigned.
A terminal degree in Construction Management/Civil Engineering or a related field from an accredited or internationally recognized institution is required for appointment at the rank of assistant professor. However candidates who are ABD or who hold the master's degree may be considered at the rank of instructor (Master's degree is minimally required). The successful candidate must have an undergraduate degree and at least one graduate degree in construction, engineering, engineering technology or a construction-related field.
Position Title: Assistant/Associate Professor - Construction Management
Eastern Kentucky University is a regional, coeducational, public institution of higher education offering general and liberal arts programs, pre-professional and professional training in education and various other fields at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Located in Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, Eastern has a distinguished record of more than a century of educational service to the Commonwealth. Situated near the heart of the Bluegrass, Richmond is served by a network of major highways that make Eastern easily accessible from all parts of Kentucky and surrounding states. Richmond is 26 miles southeast of Lexington, Kentucky. Interstate Highways I-75 (north-south) and I-64 (east-west) make the metropolitan areas of Cincinnati, 112 miles to the north, and Louisville, 110 miles to the west, within convenient distance by automobile. Richmond is also served by U.S. Route 25 from Southeastern Kentucky and Kentucky Route 52 from the east and west. The Bluegrass, Mountain, Daniel Boone, and Cumberland Parkways provide even greater accessibility by automobile since the city is located near the convergence of these arterial highways into the interstate system. Richmond, ...the county seat of Madison County, is one of the Commonwealth's fastest-growing cities, with about 33,000 residents. The community provides an excellent environment for the university student and boasts a regional shopping mall, theaters, live entertainment, fine dining, cultural events and activities, as well as many areas of historic and scenic interest. Fort Boonesborough State Park, birthplace of Kentucky, is located 12 miles to the north. Many other historical sites are within easy driving distance. Scenic and recreational areas surround this section of the state .