Lecturer in Construction Management

University College London

United Kingdom


Duties and Responsibilities

The Bartlett School of Construction & Project Management is one of the world’s leading academic centres of excellence in the management of projects and construction economics. It has around 500 students, and more than 50 members of staff from a broad base of built environment, management, and engineering disciplines. In REF 2014, staff had more world-leading or internationally excellent outputs than any other institution in its field.

The School seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Construction Management to carry out teaching, research, and administration, in the field of construction management, consistent with the vision and mission of the School.

The successful applicant will be expected to carry out research and produce high quality publications; to communicate research outcomes to academic and non-academic stakeholders; to participate in collaborative research and enterprise activities; to teach, supervise and support students at undergraduate and postgraduate levels; to contribute to the development, planning and implementation of a high quality curriculum; to contribute to examinations, marking and other forms of assessment; to participate in departmental and faculty events, and build collaborations across UCL; and, to engage in continuing professional development.

Key Requirements

Applications from across the construction management discipline are welcome, but the following research specialisms are of particular interest to the School at this time: Construction technology and systems; Organisational ecosystems; Leadership in the construction firm; Automation and digitisation in construction; Offsite construction, modular and platform systems; Supply chain management; Corporate social responsibility and social value; Environmental management in construction

The appointee is required to have a PhD in a relevant field, and experience of research or teaching in a related discipline. 

The successful candidate will also need to have an excellent grounding in the theory and practice of construction management and robust understanding of leading edge research in the subject area, together with a proven record of ability to conduct high quality research, deliver high quality teaching, and supervise academic work; as well as experience of academic administration, strong communication and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work collaboratively.

This is an open-ended, full time position.

Further Details

A job description and person specification can be accessed at the bottom of this page.

To apply for the vacancy please click on the ‘Apply Now’ button below. 

For academic queries about the post, please contact Professor Jacqueline Glass on +44(0)20 7679 9480, email: j.glass@ucl.ac.uk

For queries about the application process, please contact Helen Pascoe, School Manager on +44(0)20 3108 9197 email h.pascoe@ucl.ac.uk 

UCL Taking Action for Equality
We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.

Closing Date
2 Jun 2019

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