Assistant/Associate Professor - Central Connecticut State University in New Britain Connecticut

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Central Connecticut State University

New Britain, Connecticut 06050

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Assistant/Associate Professor (C15-031)
Department of Manufacturing & Construction Management

Central Connecticut State University’s Department of Manufacturing & Construction Management seeks applicants for one tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position.  Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses that may include construction supervision, construction safety and construction field operations.  Other responsibilities include:  developing and sustaining a research agenda, publishing professional papers and applying for grants; assisting in curriculum development that meets American Council for Construction Education (ACCE) standards; student recruitment/retention activities; advising and job placement; participating and leading service activities for the university and local community.  Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.  

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Civil Engineering, Architectural Engineering or closely related disciplines (completion of the Ph.D. is required within two years of hire)
  • Two years of full-time professional experience in the construction industry
  • Commitment to serving culturally diverse student body
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Master’s degree in Construction Management or Construction Engineering.
  • Two years of teaching experience at the university level
  • Demonstrated ability or potential for guiding undergraduate and graduate students in applied research.
  • Three years of construction industry experience in the U.S
  • Proficiency in current construction industry computer applications software, particularly with those applications used in field operations
  • Current record of scholarly activities, research and publications
  • Professional certification or licensure

The University:  CCSU is one of four state universities with the Board of Regents for Higher Education Connecticut State Colleges & Universities.  Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose.  CCSU’s motto is more than a slogan; it articulates the University’s commitment to students: “Start with a dream.  Finish with a future.”  The Princeton Review selected CCSU as one of "The Best Northeastern Colleges."  CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates.  CCSU is richly diverse: more than 20 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage.  Visit our web site at

The Community:  CCSU is located in New Britain, a city of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital in Hartford.  New Britain is home to the nationally recognized New Britain Museum of American Arts and offers a range of culture opportunities, including the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, two theatres, and an extensive park system.  The University is approximately two hours (by car) from both Boston and New York City. 

Application and Appointment:  For full consideration applications should be received by February 2, 2015.  Anticipated start date is August 2015.  Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience.  Incomplete applications will not be considered.  To begin the application process, go to or click on Apply Now and submit the following in a single pdf file not multiple files:

  • Letter of interest addressing qualifications for the position.
  • Current curriculum vitae
  • Names of three professional references with addresses, email addresses and telephone numbers
  • Transcripts (Unofficial copies are acceptable; if selected, official copies will be required.)
  • Doctoral candidates—Submit letter from thesis advisor stating anticipated date of completion

No hard or emailed copies will be accepted.  Please make sure your Social Security Number is not listed on any documents submitted.  Redact any personally identifiable information.  For more information contact Dr. Ray Perreault Jr., Search Chair at 860-832-1836 or 

Central Connecticut State University is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Keyword Phrases

  • Construction Management
  • Construction Supervision
  • Construction Safety
  • Field Operations
Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Associate Professor
Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter