SIUE Office of Human Resources
Campus Box 1040
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1040
Phone: (618) 650-2190
Fax: (618) 650-2696
Rendleman, Room 3210
Hours: M - F, 8 am - 4:30 pm
Faculty Position FY14-72
February 21, 2014
Assistant/Associate Professor, Construction
School of Engineering
The Department of Construction at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position. It is anticipated that the appointment will be made at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level; however, rank and salary are dependent on qualifications and experience. Selection criteria will emphasize finding the best qualified candidate with the ability to teach a variety of courses in the program; however, expertise in the area of sustainable construction and building information modeling is desired. Responsibilities include undergraduate instruction, research, and university and public service. The construction program is accredited by the American Council for Construction Education. The program offers a specialization in Land Surveying Specialization approved by the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. The department is housed in the School of Engineering. Construction faculty members are encouraged to perform research with engineering graduate students and serve on thesis committees.
An earned Ph.D. is highly preferred. At least one graduate degree (Ph.D. or Master’s) must be in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or a closely related field. Highly qualified applicants with a Master’s degree will be considered at the level of Instructor, or in exceptional cases at the rank of tenure-track Assistant Professor. Management experience in the U.S. construction industry, and professional certification or licensure is desirable.
Terms of Appointment
Full-time, tenure track.
Source of Funds
Commensurate with qualifications.
To apply, submit a letter of application including research and teaching goals and curriculum vitae by email to Lmarvin@siue.edu with “Application for Faculty Position” in the email subject line or by letter to:
Chair of Faculty Search Committee
Department of Construction
SIUE, Edwardsville, IL 62026-1803
Electronic submission is strongly encouraged (in pdf form only).
March 23, 2014, however, review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
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About the School of Engineering
The SIUE School of Engineering offers one of the most comprehensive engineering programs in the region with nine undergraduate degrees, five master's degrees and a cooperative doctoral program. Students learn from highly qualified faculty in the classroom and laboratory, as well as through undergraduate research projects and student chapters that participate in collegiate competitions.
The engineering, information technology and construction companies in the metropolitan St. Louis area provide students challenging internships and co-op opportunities which often turn into permanent employment. ABET accredited degree programs include: civil engineering, computer science, electrical engineering, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, industrial engineering and manufacturing engineering. SIUE's construction management program is ACCE accredited.
Learn more at siue.edu/engineering.