Construction Management

Posted 03/02/2022

Position

The Soderquist College of Business at John Brown University (https://www.jbu.edu/business/) seeks a full-time faculty member with a strong commitment to teaching and the integration of Christian faith to begin by July 1, 2022. Responsibilities could include, but are not limited to, teaching courses in one or more areas of construction management at the undergraduate level (estimating, scheduling, contracting, structures, mechanical/electrical systems, safety, or surveying). Additional opportunities could include managing student-led construction projects. Other responsibilities include academic advising and mentoring students, recruiting for the major, and service on university committees.

Program

The Soderquist College of Business includes the traditional undergraduate, online undergraduate, and graduate programs. Traditional undergraduate programs include majors in Accounting, Construction Management, Data Analytics, Entrepreneurship & Innovation, Economics, Finance, Integrated Marketing Communications, International Business, Management, and Marketing, all delivered in a residential setting.  Graduate Business Programs include the Master of Business Administration with emphases in Accounting, Design Thinking & Innovation, Healthcare Administration, International Business, Market Research & Consumer Insights; and the Master of Science in Leadership.  Program delivery is on-site at locations in Arkansas and online.  Online undergraduate programs include Management and Organizational Leadership.  Collectively, the College of Business is the largest portfolio of programs at JBU with continuing growth in enrollment and diversity.  Training leaders with integrity, character, and trustworthiness based on a Christ-centered model is a priority.  John Brown University's Construction Management program is one of 67 baccalaureate degree programs accredited in accordance with the standards and procedures of the American Council for Construction Education (ACCE).

Institution

John Brown University's mission is to provide Christ-centered education that prepares people to honor God and serve others by developing their intellectual, spiritual and professional lives. We are a Christ-centered, interdenominational university that leads the nation in integrating faith and learning, fostering holistic spiritual formation, promoting pragmatic liberal arts education, and preparing people to follow Christ’s call to serve others in all areas of life. All faculty members must be in agreement with the Faculty Employment ObjectivesEmployee Expectations and Articles of Faith.

Required Qualifications

  • A Master’s degree or higher in construction management, construction engineering, civil engineering, architectural engineering or a related field
  • Demonstrated experience managing projects and people in the construction industry
  • Ability to teach undergraduate courses
  • A commitment to the integration of the Christian faith and your vocation
  • A commitment to working with a diverse population
  • Must be a committed follower of Jesus Christ

Preferred Qualifications

  • A doctorate degree in construction management, construction engineering, civil engineering, architectural engineering or a closely related field
  • Experience managing projects and people as a senior leader in the construction industry.
  • Relevant professional registration and/or certifications (PE, CPC, PMP, PSP, etc.).
  • Evidence of scholarly potential or important contributions to the field
  • Experience teaching undergraduate students
  • Demonstrated experience with diverse populations

Salary

A competitive salary exists which will be commensurate with training and/or experience. In addition, JBU offers a comprehensive benefits package including 403(b) retirement plan, medical and dental insurance, tuition remission, leave related to the birth of a child, adoption leave, and moving expenses.

Important Dates

Position begins July 1, 2022. Screening process begins immediately, and continues until the position is filled.

Diversity

JBU desires to increase the diversity of its faculty, staff, and students to honor how all humans are created in the image of God, to reflect better the diversity of the Kingdom of God, to further our Christian commitment to justice, and to increase the quality of our educational experience. JBU is pursuing the goal of teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from ethnic minorities and women. For more information, visit our diversity webpage

More Information About JBU

A summary describing the university is available on-line.

Applications

Please upload the following documents to the "Upload Your Documents" page:

  • Letter of Interest
  • Your Resume or CV
  • Faculty application (completed and signed)
  • Statement of Christian Commitment - regarding your relationship with Jesus Christ and your Christian Commitment (integration of faith and learning) related to your teaching, scholarship and/or service.
     

The employee is expected to adhere to all University policies.

Contact Information:
Office of Human Resources
John Brown University
2000 West University Street
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
Phone: 479.524.7197
e-mail: jobs@jbu.edu

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