Construction Management Instructor

Fargo, ND posted on January 8

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South Dakota State University is the public land-grant institution with 12,500 students. With exceptional alumni, community and foundation support SDSU is the center of life in Brookings, a friendly, economically-healthy community. The Construction and Operations Management Department is one of five departments in the Jerome J. Lohr College of Engineering serving 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students.  The program is a recent recipient of a National Housing Endowment HELP grant, targeted scholarships to grow the heavy construction industry, and is a partner with state AGC and DOT on special training projects.  In addition, all programs in the department have ABET accreditation.

The Construction and Operations Management department at South Dakota State University invites applications for a full-time Instructor for our Construction Management Program starting August 2018. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to mentor and grow future leaders of the construction industry.

Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in a field related to construction
  • 3 years of domestic construction-related industry experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Additional years of industry experience in a supervisory role
  • Teaching experience at a post-secondary level
  • Terminal degree in a field related to construction
  • Field experience in heavy-highway-utilities construction and/or lean construction applications
  • Ability to contribute to and/or coordinate course offerings that address the experiences of underrepresented minorities in organizations


  • Teaching courses in the areas of pre-construction estimating, building methods and materials, and construction site development
  • Responsible for program assessment and curriculum development
  • Accountable for student advising and mentoring
  • Facilitate outreach to the university and community
  • Complete various duties assigned by the department head


  • Health Insurance plans
  • Dental and Vision Insurance plans
  • Accident Insurance plan
  • Short and Long-Term Disability
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • Health Savings Accounts
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
    • Relocation Assistance