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Adjunct Instructor- Construction Engineering Management Program

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Job Title: Adjunct Instructor- Construction Engineering Management Program

FLSA Status: Exempt

Department: Construction Engineering Management

Title of Manager/Supervisor: Chair

Number of Employees Reporting to this Position:

Range: $5,500- $6,500 per class based on experience

Position Summary:

Clarkson University is a nationally recognized research university with signature areas of academic excellence and research directed toward the world's pressing issues. With more than 4,300 undergraduate and graduate students, its main campus is located in Potsdam, N.Y., and additional graduate program and research facilities are located in the Capital Region and Beacon, N.Y. One in five alumni already leads as an owner, CEO, VP or equivalent senior executive of a company.

The Civil & Environmental Engineering at Clarkson University invites applicants to apply for the position of CEM Adjunct Instructor.

The Construction Engineering Management (CEM) Program seeks adjunct instructors to teach courses supporting graduate as well as undergraduate construction focused classes. The CEM Program at Clarkson offers classes across the full spectrum of the various fields of the construction industry (see https://www.clarkson.edu/cem for more information). Faculty selected for these positions will provide instruction for existing courses and others that are developed to support the program at both the undergraduate and graduate level. These adjunct instructors may also be asked to provide co-curricular support to the program through its many activities. Adjunct Instructors will be asked to teach courses so that they can be taken through digital learning as well as in a traditional classroom.

Minimum qualifications include at least a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Surveying, Geography, Geology, Geographic Information Systems, BIM/VDC, Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Architecture, Project Management, Engineering Management, Building Systems, Building Science, or an allied/related field. Successful candidates will have a strong project management record with increasing levels of responsibility in the construction industry; five (5) years of experience preferred; and, a proven track record in vertical and/or horizontal construction. An MS or MBA degree and a Professional Engineering/Registered Architect/Professional Land Surveyor license (or other industry related credentials) are preferred. Previous teaching experience is desirable/preferred.

If you have questions, please contact the CEM Director, Erik Backus, at 315-268-6522/email at ebackus@clarkson.edu or the CEM Program Coordinator, Donna Kowal, at 315-268-4017/email at cem@clarkson.edu.

Health & Safety: All staff has a statutory responsibility to take reasonable care of themselves, others and the environment and to prevent harm by their acts or omissions. All staff is therefore required to adhere to the University’s Health, Safety, and Environmental Policy & Procedures.

DISCLAIMER: The above statements are designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, skills, and qualifications required of personnel so classified

Education:
Minimal Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Surveying, Geography, Geology, Geographic Information Systems, BIM/VDC, Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Architecture, Project Management, Engineering Management, Building Systems, Building Science, or an allied/related field.

Experience:

Minimal Qualifications: Successful candidates will have a strong project management record with increasing levels of responsibility in the construction industry and, a proven track record in vertical and/or horizontal construction.

Preferred Qualifications: Five (5) years of experience preferred. An MS or MBA degree and a Professional Engineering/Registered Architect/Professional Land Surveyor license (or other industry related credentials) are preferred. Previous teaching experience is desirable/preferred.

Physical Demands:
The physical demands characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Special Instructions to Applicants: An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Clarkson actively seeks and encourages applications from minorities, women and people with disabilities.

All offers of employment are subject to the applicant successfully passing a background check (including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal records).

Organization

Working at Clarkson University

As a private, national research university, Clarkson is a leader in technological education and sustainable economic development through teaching, scholarship, research and innovation.   We ignite personal connections across academic fields and industries to create the entrepreneurial mindset, knowledge and intellectual curiosity needed to innovate world-relevant solutions and cultivate the leaders of tomorrow. With its main campus located in Potsdam, N.Y., and additional graduate program and research facilities in the New York Capital Region, Beacon, N.Y., and New York City, Clarkson educates 4,300 students across 95+ rigorous programs of study in engineering, business, the arts, education, sciences and health professions. Clarkson alumni earn salaries that are among the top 2.5% in the nation and realize accelerated career growth.  One in five already leads as a CEO, senior executive or owner of a company. 

Clarkson welcomes scholars and students from all over the world.

Our community and campus settings enhance the quality of student life and afford students access to and interaction with their faculty. We value the diversity of our University community; and we strive to attune ourselves and our programs to our global, pluralistic society. We share the belief that humane and environmentally sound economic and social development derive from the expansion, diffusion and application of knowledge.

Through our Office of Human Resources, we focus on the recruitment, onboarding, training and professional development of our employee community across multiple campuses and learning environments. The goal is a campus community where all are welcomed and valued members who contribute to the development of global citizenship by promoting a diverse and inclusive environment.

#ClarksonIgnite

#ClarksonIgnite is our catalyst for exploring, creating and achieving what’s next.

#ClarksonIgnite Fellows:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KHF7vXYxeu0

The Studio  - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0DVBsjcafmc

Three Day Start Up https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bz0OfPCmYso

 

IgniteClarkson is a highly-collaborative community that ignites connections across fields, industries and cultures. 

Together we ignite the mindsets and skill sets that are in demand for tomorrow’s best careers . To think, act and lead globally, we span disciplines to find new solutions and deepen our respect for the diversity of our University community.

Invest
We develop innovative programs and research portfolios in partnership with business and industry to explore, create and achieve better futures. We invest in people, ideas and our campus’ living. We give our time, resources and goodwill to drive the future.

Ensure
We are all Golden Knights who commit to living the Clarkson Values and sharing our success as a model of these ideals. Through the legacy of our personal accomplishments and generosity, we ensure the next generation has the same opportunities to create a better world for themselves and society.

Teaching at Clarkson – http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HyOib1dXg8A&t=3s
Women’s D1 Ice Hockey National Champions!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Bz0OfPCmYso
Career Fair https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_smHgrwzxUU
Clarkson Bass Fishing https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RuNPTtJTErU
Move In Day https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yFtMxZvTceA
Career Fair https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_smHgrwzxUU

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