Civil Engineering and Construction - Assistant Professor in Construction

The Department of Civil Engineering and Construction at Bradley University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level starting in January or August of 2014 in the area of Construction. Duties include teaching graduate and undergraduate courses, supervising students, and attracting funded research. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications.

Applicants should have a background in Construction Management or related field.  Preference will be given to those with an earned doctorate in Construction or a terminal degree in Architecture.  Applicants with a Master’s degree and relevant experience are also encouraged to apply. A broad background in construction practice, CAD, project management, estimating, and scheduling, or surveying is preferred.  Applicants must possess and maintain a valid driver license.

This position provides exceptional opportunities for individuals who wish to join a first-rate multi-disciplinary department with an active Center for Emerging Technologies in Infrastructure (CETI) with strong ties to major industrial partners and eminent internationally renowned universities. The CETI hosts International Construction Innovations Conferences ( and Innovations Conferences on Asphalt and Transportation ( The selected candidate will work with renowned faculty who have co-authored more than 20 textbooks.  We offer unique opportunities to teach overseas through our study abroad programs in the UK, France, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Egypt, Jordan and other destinations.  The department currently has 15 full-time faculty positions and approximately 275 students. 

To be considered for this position, interested applicants must submit a cover letter addressing the qualifications for the position, a complete resume that includes a list of relevant graduate courses, complete contact information for at least three professional references, and a statement of teaching and research interests. Selected candidates will be asked to submit copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation to the search chair.  Submit application materials electronically to or via direct mail to:

Attn: Construction Search

Dr. Amir Al-Khafaji, Search Committee Chair

Department of Civil Engineering and Construction

Bradley University

Peoria, IL 61625


Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Employment with Bradley University is contingent upon the satisfactory completion of a criminal background check.

Bradley University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The administration, faculty and staff are committed to attracting qualified candidates from underrepresented groups