Construction Science Tenure Track Assistant Professor

Institution: The University of Texas at San Antonio

Location: San Antonio, Texas
Posted:  October 20, 2016
Application Due: Posting will remain open until filled; Review of applications will begin on December 05, 2016

Intended Date of Hire: August 16, 2017

Type: Salaried/Full Time
Position Title:    Construction Science Tenure Track Assistant Professor
Starting Salary Range: $68,500 – $73,500/Annualized

About UTSA

The University of Texas at San Antonio serves the San Antonio metropolitan area and the broader region of South Texas through its three campuses: 1604 Campus, Downtown Campus and the Institute of Texan Cultures. With nearly 30,000 students enrolled in 147 degree programs, UTSA is the second-largest component of The University of Texas System and one of the state’s fastest-growing public universities. We offer 67 bachelor’s, 56 master’s and 24 doctoral degree programs; and with additional doctoral program’s and five more master’s programs in the planning, UTSA is rapidly moving toward classification as a doctoral/research intensive institution.

The Construction Science Department, within the College of Architecture, Construction and Planning (CACP), located in downtown San Antonio, one of America’s oldest and most vibrant urban environments where design, construction, and research find unique topics of inquiry,  is seeking to fill an Assistant Professor position.

Responsibilities for the position include developing and teaching courses at the undergraduate and graduate level, conducting scholarly research such as, but not limited to, peer-reviewed publications and externally funded research projects, and making service contributions within the University, College, and Department as well as construction industry and profession. Candidates should have a clear research agenda/strategy and be motivated to pursue external funding, be prepared to develop professional opportunities for students, and to participate in the further development of the department.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Construction or a related field (Construction, Civil Engineering, Architecture, Built Environment, etc.) If ABD, must complete all requirements for the degree upon hire.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ability to teach, and experience or research in two of the following areas: Building Information Modeling (BIM), information technology applications in construction management, and simulation and modeling, or other project management or pre-construction related skills.

For complete position announcement and to apply to the job, along with the online application process, access the UTSA Human Resources website at You will be required to include: a Curriculum vitae; a list of at least three references with all contact information, and letter of application. This is a security sensitive position.  Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.  UTSA is a tobacco free campus.  The University of Texas at San Antonio is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.