Working Title Assistant Professor of Practice - Construction Management and
Department Durham School of Arch Engr & Const-4975
Requisition Number F210148
Posting Open Date 10/05/2021
Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all
application materials before review date) 11/15/2021
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Description of Work
The Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction at the
University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL)
(https: // engineering.unl.edu/durhamschool) invites applications for an
Assistant Professor of Practice position in the area of Construction
Management and Engineering beginning in Fall 2022. This is a non-tenure track,
9-month faculty appointment (paid over 12 months). The Durham School is co-
located in two cities, Lincoln and Omaha, which are approximately 50 miles
apart. With approximately 30 faculty, 500 undergraduate students, and 100
graduate students, the Durham School is the only endowed academic unit ($30
million) in the UNL College of Engineering and has strong ties with several
world-class construction firms, including Black & Veatch, Hensel Phelps, JE
Dunn, Kiewit, McCarthy, Turner, Weitz, Whiting-Turner and many others.
Currently the UNL College of Engineering is building a new $115 million
teaching facility named Kiewit Hall that will serve as engineering's academic
hub and house the school's construction programs in Lincoln beginning in
summer 2023 (https: // durhamschool.link/KiewitHall).
Based in Lincoln and focused on instructional programs, the person in this
position is expected to teach undergraduate courses in the Durham School;
actively participate in service, outreach, and community engagement; and
demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and engagement with
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
https:// www. unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
Minimum Required Qualifications
Candidates are expected to have a Bachelor of Science in construction
management, construction engineering, or a closely-related field. They must
have a strong record of exemplary accomplishments in the construction industry
and not fewer than ten years of construction experience in a progressive
series of responsible positions. Candidates must also demonstrate readiness to
advance inclusive excellence and diversity, as these are core values in our
school, college, and university.
Preferred candidates will have an advanced degree at the Masters or Doctoral
level, have at least 5 years of experience in the United States construction
industry, be professionally licensed or certified through
nationally/internationally recognized accreditation organizations, and have
previous teaching experience through formal classroom settings or in
professional industry settings (internal company training courses,
professional short courses, etc.). They will also have had previous
experience in at least one of the following priority areas: electrical systems
design and construction; control systems; healthcare construction; budgets and
contracts; and/or building codes such as the International Building Code and
the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Pre-Placement Driving Record Review Required
Criminal History Background Check Required No
How to Apply
Click “Apply to this Job” and complete the information form. Attach the
Resume or CV.
Teaching and diversity statements.
A list of three references.
Note: please combine teaching and diversity statements into a single pdf
document and attach as “Other Document.”
Applicants are strongly encouraged to review the rubrics used by our search
committees to evaluate candidate statements:
https: // engineering.unl.edu/candidate-statements/.
Please address inquiries regarding this search to the chair of the search
committee: Prof. Vish Reddi, firstname.lastname@example.org, (402) 472-7431.
For questions or accommodations related to this position contact
Prof. Vish Reddi, email@example.com, (402) 472-7431.
Job Category (old) Faculty Non-Tenure Leading
Job Type 9 Month
Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding? No
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