Instructor — Construction Management

Indiana State University 

Instructor of Construction Management 

The Construction Management (CM) program at Indiana State University invites candidates to apply for a position of instructor – 10-month, multi-year contract. The CM program is housed in the Bailey College of Engineering & Technology within the Department of Built Environment (BE). The department was established in 2010 and is the home of four undergraduate programs: Architectural Engineering Technology, Construction Management, Interior Architecture Design, and Safety Management, as well as the Occupational Safety Management MS. The CM program, accredited through the America Council of Construction Education (ACCE), has been graduating students since 1976. It combines education and experience in both technical and managerial skills to prepare students for leadership roles in the construction profession. Laboratory and work experience supplement classroom lectures to provide practical and useful skills. 

Position Description 

The successful candidate must demonstrate excellence in teaching in foundational topics of construction, pre-construction, project development, and management. Candidate will contribute to continuing program development, collaborate with colleagues, and engage with students to promote curriculum in construction management. This individual will teach related topics in an intensely active, outcomes-based learning environment in which innovative pedagogy, timely curriculum, creative assignments, and excellence in student work is paramount. Continuous improvement of course materials in on-campus sections must be replicated through Indiana State University’s highly regarded online program. 

Essential responsibilities include: 

  • Demonstrate excellence in teaching  
  • Developing curriculum  
  • Tracking outcome assessment 
  • Participating in the re-accreditation process 

Optional, but preferred responsibilities include: 

  • Serving on internal and external committees 
  • Recruiting students 
  • Advising students 
  • Engaging with industry partners 


The successful candidate will have a master's degree in construction management or a closely related field and three years of experience in the domestic United States or Canada in a construction-related industry with some teaching experience. Additional experience in horizontal construction is desirable. Candidates also should demonstrate communication skills in written and spoken English. 
Application Process 
Submit application materials online at 

Arrange for three confidential letters of recommendation to be submitted as part of the online application process.?Please note?that the references you provide on your application will receive a notification request for a recommendation letter immediately. Review of applications will continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, please submit your application materials by January 18, 2024.  If additional information is desired, please contact Betsy Wilkinson at 812-237-2537 or

About Us 

Indiana State University is a world-class center of higher education, located in Terre Haute, Indiana, and serving a multi-state region that stretches from Indianapolis to St. Louis, Chicago, Louisville, Cincinnati, and beyond. It has been recognized by the Princeton Review as among the best universities in the Midwest. 

Indiana State is a beautiful, pedestrian-friendly campus located within walking distance of local shops, restaurants, and activities in Terre Haute’s historic downtown district. Situated near the Indiana-Illinois border, the campus is about an hour’s drive from Indianapolis and within a few hours of other major metropolitan areas. 

Indiana State, one of the most diverse campuses in Indiana, is a welcoming community of students, faculty, and staff representing most U.S. states and many countries around the world. There are more than 260 student-run organizations offering activities and entertainment throughout the year, along with 15?NCAA?Division I athletic teams, a first-rate student recreation center with numerous classes and recreational sports programs, and a Performing Arts Series and University Speakers Series that bring national touring productions and speakers to campus.  

Indiana State is a place of belonging where students, faculty, and staff learn and thrive together. Join our Sycamore family! 

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