Construction Management Instructor University of California Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF06857
UCLA Extension is considered one of the top programs of its kind, offering to more than 35,000 students per year approximately 4,500 classes and non-degree certificate programs to meet the professional development, continuing education and personal enrichment needs of the full spectrum of nontraditional students as well as companies and organizations throughout and beyond the Los Angeles region.
Construction Management instructor to teach on-site (in classroom in Westwood) beginning in the academic quarter of Winter 2022, onward.
The Department of Engineering and Technology offers a wide variety of certificate programs and courses including post-baccalaureate credit-bearing (400-level) and continuing education (CEU) credit courses. Course disciplines span engineering and technical management subject areas. UCLA Extension courses and certificate programs offer students the opportunity to learn from highly qualified practitioners who hold advanced degrees and are passionate about teaching and can impart knowledge within their field of expertise.
Several job openings are available in the Construction Management program. Qualified applicants possessing current knowledge and teaching experience in the following topic area(s) are encouraged to apply:
Construction Planning and Management Systems Using Primavera
Construction Costs and Estimating
Construction Blueprint Reading
Legal Aspects of Construction Projects & Contracts
Construction Job Site Management
Land Development Procedures
Construction Estimating and Design Analysis Using BIM
Develop and/or update course syllabus in consultation with the UCLA Extension Program Director as assigned using approved syllabus template
Prepare course materials and learning assessments in Canvas learning management system format and and deliver in classroom
Communicate teaching Objectives and specific Learning Outcomes to students.
Review the grading policies of the course using Canvas system and evaluate student achievement of Specific Learning Outcomes and assign grades throughout the course
Post final student grades to the transcript system in a timely manner no later than 2 weeks after the last date of course meeting
Respond to student questions and learning needs in a timely manner
MS in Civil Engineering or Construction Management and a minimum of 5 years of relevant industry experience OR, BS in Civil Engineering or Construction Management and 10 years of relevant industry experience.
College-level or higher teaching experience preferred
Experience designing curriculum on Canvas (or similar) and measuring student performance preferred
Must be committed to the highest level of academic standards and integrity
Highly effective oral and written communication skills, including the ability to convey conceptual and complex ideas and information
Highly effective interpersonal skills
Proficiency in the use of instructional technology and online teaching tools such as Canvas
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction
UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.