Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction
September 21, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Civil - Construction, Civil Engineering
The Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln http://engineering.unl.edu/durhamschool invites applications for two tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level in our Construction Management and Engineering Program. The Durham School consists of approximately 30 tenure/tenure-track faculty, 500 undergraduate students, and 100 graduate students, offering programs in both Omaha (The Peter Kiewit Institute) and in Lincoln. The Durham School has a significant endowment (the only endowed unit in the College of Engineering) and world-class industry ties with Kiewit, Turner, Black & Veatch, Hensel Phelps, JE Dunn, Weitz, Whiting-Turner among others.
These positions will teach courses, participate in College of Engineering outreach and service activities, develop an externally-funded research program, contribute to the undergraduate and graduate academic programs and demonstrate a commitment to excellence in both teaching and research.
Ideal candidates will demonstrate strong teaching and/or research experience in at least two of the following priority area(s) of emphasis: project management, building information modeling (BIM), estimating, and integrated project delivery. Ideal candidates will demonstrate research experience in Healthcare Facilities or related areas of indoor environmental quality, emergency operations and disaster planning, lean/prefabricated construction, smart buildings, and/or simulation. Preferred candidates will have one year university level teaching experience as instructor of record and will have prior U.S. industry experience.
Opportunities for collaborations across the University of Nebraska include the Peter Kiewit Institute, UNMC, Innovation Campus and other state- and federally-funded research centers and programs.
Applications must be submitted by November 1, 2018 for strongest consideration. Complete applications will include a cover letter (with specialty and position level clearly stated), curriculum vitae CV, research and teaching statements (4 pages total), and a list of three references. The Durham School offers highly competitive salaries and other opportunities to its faculty and it is fast growing environment. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications. Review of application materials will begin November 1 and continue until the positions are filled.
As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See: http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. or equivalent in construction management, construction engineering or a closely related field. Applicants should have a record of scholarly achievement and a demonstrated commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate education. Candidates must have the potential to establish an externally funded research program in hers/his area of expertise.
About Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction
The mission of The Charles W. Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction
is to provide the highest quality education for design and building professionals; and to promote
and advance industrial innovation and standards through research and technology utilization and