Department Head, Construction Management
Professor of Construction Management
M.S., Purdue University
B.S., John Brown University
Certified Professional Constructor
Registered Land Surveyor
Jim Caldwell is head of the department. He earned his Master of Science degree in Construction Management from Purdue University in 1984 and his bachelor's degree in Building Construction from JBU in 1980. Mr. Caldwell is a Certified Professional Constructor, a Professional Land Surveyor, and a member of the American Association of Cost Engineers. Prior to teaching at JBU, Mr. Caldwell worked on large industrial construction projects in the areas of construction surveying, cost control, and supervision. He is now involved with commercial estimating and land surveying during the summer months. Mr. Caldwell and his family have been on construction service projects in central Africa, Haiti, Guatemala and Mexico. He and his wife Barbara have four children.