Part-Time Lecturer - Construction Management (Portland, ME)

The Roux Institute at Northeastern University | Portland, ME, United States

Posted Date 5/15/2024

About the Opportunity

About Northeastern:

Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus. Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; Miami; Oakland; Arlington and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research. Northeastern’s comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers. 

The College of Professional Studies is one of nine colleges of Northeastern University, a nationally ranked private research university. Founded in 1960, the College provides lifelong experiential learning that unleashes the capacities of aspiring individuals in all stages and walks of life. The College teaches undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students on campus and online in more than 90 programs. 

About the Opportunity: The College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University invites applications for a part-time faculty position to teach graduate-level courses in Construction Management at our campus in Portland, ME.


Teach graduate courses within the Construction Management concentration that is part of the Project Management degree and certificate programs. Courses include (but are not limited to): Introduction to Construction Management, Alternative Project Delivery Methods, Safety, Project Risk, & Quality Management, Construction Law, and/or other courses included in the curriculum.


Master’s degree, professional certification (PMP, CCM, or similar credential), and 10+ years of industry experience at the construction/project manager level required with responsibility for managing all aspects of the project lifecycle. Experience working with international students a plus. A history of successful teaching at the graduate level strongly preferred.

US work authorization required.This is a non-tenure track renewable position.Positions are available contingent upon enrollment, funding, and departmental needs. Stipend rates per course.Position is not-benefits eligible.

Supervision: This position reports to the Associate Dean of Graduate Programs.

Applicants should submit materials including a letter of interest, vitae, teaching evaluations, and contact information for three professional references. In your cover letter, please discuss how you can support our commitment to fostering an inclusive environment for all faculty, staff, and students.

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Additional Information

Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work experience, education and skills when extending an offer.

Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as well as commuting & transportation. Visit for more information.

Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

To learn more about Northeastern University’s commitment and support of diversity and inclusion, please see

Job Type
Construction | Education | Management

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