Assistant Professor - Civil Engineering and Construction Management - #22-13

  • California State University, Northridge, Civil Engineering and Construction Management Department
  • California State University, Northridge, Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA, USA
  • Oct 12, 2021
Full time Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description

 

 

Job no: 505456
Work type: Instructional Faculty – Tenured/Tenure-Track
Location: Northridge
Categories: Unit 3 - CFA - California Faculty Association, Tenured/Tenure-Track, Full Time, Faculty - Engineering

Department: Civil Engineering and Construction Management

Faculty Hire Number: 22-13

Rank: Assistant Professor

Effective Date of Appointment: August 24, 2022(Subject to Budgetary Approval)

Salary: Dependent upon qualifications

CSUN’s Commitment to You:

CSUN is committed to achieving excellence through teaching, scholarship, learning and inclusion. Our values include a respect for all people, building partnerships with the community and the encouragement of innovation, experimentation and creativity. CSUN strives to cultivate a community in which a diverse population can learn and work in an atmosphere of civility and respect. CSUN is especially interested in candidates who make contributions to equity and inclusion in the pursuit of excellence for all members of the university community.

For more information about the University, visit: http://www.csun.edu

About the College:

For more information about the College, visit: https://www.csun.edu/engineering-computer-science

About the Department:

For more information about the Department of Civil Engineering and Construction Management, visit https://www.csun.edu/engineering-computer-science/civil-engineering-construction-management

Position:

The department of Civil Engineering and Construction Management at California State University, Northridge (CSUN) is seeking a tenure-track faculty member in Construction Management at the rank of Assistant Professor.

The successful candidate will teach Construction Management courses, both at the undergraduate and graduate level and have research interests in the field of Construction Management and/or Construction Engineering or related field. The successful candidate will advise undergraduate students and supervise graduate students.

In addition to teaching, the position requires weekly office hours, attending faculty meetings, and service to the department, college, and university. The successful candidate will be held to the standards and requirements of the college and department in which he/she/they is/are housed for recommending tenure and promotion.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Required Qualifications:   

As a Hispanic-serving Institution (HSI), inclusiveness and diversity are integral to CSUN’s commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and engagement. As of Fall 2020, CSUN enrolls ~40,000 students, where 56% are Latinx, 20.8% are White, 9.3% are Asian American, 4.8% are Black/African American, 0.1% are Native American, and 0.1% are Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander.  The successful candidate will help the Department achieve equitable outcomes for all students through teaching, student mentorship, scholarship, and service.

  • A Ph.D. in Construction Management, Construction Engineering or closely related discipline from an accredited institution.
  • The candidate must demonstrate a strong commitment to effective teaching covering the core content of Construction Management at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Presently engaged in conducting research in the areas of construction management and/or construction engineering.
  • Demonstrate an ability to perform multidisciplinary research.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in both written and oral communication in English.
  • Demonstrate the ability to teach, mentor, advise and effectively work with students from diverse background

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Teaching and industry experience are desirable.

Application Details

Application Deadline:

Screening of applications will begin Friday, November 19, 2021. Priority will be given to applicants who meet the screening deadline; however, the position will remain open until filled.

How to Apply:

Candidates should apply by completing the CSUN online application. To submit an application and for more detailed information on the application and hiring process, please visit this link: www.csun.edu/careers

Applicants must submit a complete application that includes the following documents to the website in the section above: 

      • Cover letter                       1 page
      • Curriculum vita                  5 pages
      • Teaching statement            1 page
      • Research statement            1 page
      • List of three references.

In later phases of the search process, applicants may be requested to provide additional materials, including letters of recommendation, professional work samples, and work produced through student mentoring.

At time of appointment, the successful candidate, if not a U.S. citizen, must have authorization from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to work in the United States.

 

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Application Deadline

Screening of applications will begin Friday, November 19, 2021. Priority will be given to applicants who meet the screening deadline; however, the position will remain open until filled.