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Instructional Faculty

[C14-067] - Manufacturing & Construction Management: Assistant/Associate Professor

Position Information

Instructional Faculty


Contact Person:
Dr. Bob Emiliani
Phone: (860) 832-3229

Job Description

Central Connecticut State University’s Manufacturing & Construction Management Department invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant or Associate position beginning Fall 2014. Rank will be determined based on education and experience. The successful candidate will teach undergraduate and graduate courses in manufacturing and technology management and contribute actively and effectively to student growth, service, and scholarship. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.

Duties include:

  • Teaching all levels of lecture and laboratory courses in manufacturing and technology management;
  • Participate in curriculum development for undergraduate and graduate programs;
  • Advising of undergraduate students and graduate students;
  • Support of extracurricular student activities, clubs and competitions;
  • Developing an agenda of scholarly activities appropriate to the discipline; and,
  • Participation and service activities for the university, the profession, and program accreditation activities.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Technology Management or Engineering Management or Industrial Engineering or closely related discipline (or expected completion of the Ph.D. degree within one year of hire; to be hired at the rank of assistant professor rank)
  • Excellent written communication skills
  • Evidence of scholarly activity
  • Commitment to serving culturally, ethnically and linguistically diverse communities

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Lean Management, Project Management, Quality Management, and/or Supply Chain Management as related to manufacturing;
  • Demonstrated skills in the use of software relevant to the identified knowledge areas;
  • Industry work experience;
  • Evidence of teaching experience at the college level; and,
  • Excellent oral and interpersonal communication skills.

The University: CCSU is one of four state universities with the Board of Regents for Higher Education Connecticut State Colleges & Universities. Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose. CCSU’s motto is more than a slogan; it articulates the University’s commitment to students: “Start with a dream. Finish with a future.” The Princeton Review selected CCSU as one of "The Best Northeastern Colleges." CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates. CCSU is richly diverse: more than 20 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage. Visit our web site at

The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital in Hartford. New Britain is home to the nationally recognized New Britain Museum of American Arts and offers a range of cultural opportunities, including the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, the New Britain Rock Cats (Double A professional baseball), two theatres, and an extensive park system. The University is approximately two hours (by car) from both Boston and New York City.

Application & Appointment: For full consideration, applications must be received by March 5, 2014. Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience. To begin the application process, click on the Apply Now button and submit the following in a single file and in the order given below:

  • Letter of interest addressing all the qualifications for the position;
  • Current curriculum vitae;
  • Names of three current professional references with mail and email addresses, and phone numbers; and,
  • Unofficial copies of transcripts.
  • ABD candidates, a letter from thesis advisor stating anticipated date of completion is required.

No emailed or hard copies will be accepted. Please redact any personally identifiable information (e.g., Social Security Number) on any documents submitted.

For more information contact Bob Emiliani, Search Committee Chair, at (860) 832-3229 or



CCSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Members of all underrepresented groups, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are invited and encouraged to apply.