Instructor in Management
University of California Los Angeles
United States

Instructor in Management Instructor

Job #JPF08624
  • UNEX:ENGINEERING / Continuing Education / UCLA

Position overview

Position title:Instructor
Salary range: Online & Remote Instruction: $2,725 per course;
In-person (Classroom) Instruction: $3,275 per course; Course duration: Academic Quarter

Application Window

Open date: July 18, 2023

Next review date: Sunday, Dec 31, 2023 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Sunday, Jun 30, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

UCLA Extension is considered one of the top institutions of its kind, offering to more than 35,000 students per year approximately 4,500 classes and non-degree certificate programs to meet the professional development, continuing education and personal enrichment needs of the full spectrum of nontraditional students as well as companies and organizations throughout and beyond the Los Angeles region.

Course / Program Description

The Department of Engineering and Technology offers a wide variety of certificate programs and courses including post-baccalaureate credit-bearing (400-level) and continuing education (CEU) credit courses. Course disciplines span engineering and technical management subject areas. UCLA Extension courses and certificate programs offer students the opportunity to learn from highly qualified practitioners who hold advanced degrees and are passionate about teaching and can impart knowledge within their field of expertise.

Job Description

Construction Management instructor to teach on-site (in classroom in Westwood or Downtown Los Angeles) on a quarterly basis and ongoing. We are looking for professionals who can convey their industry experience and knowledge to our students using actual work examples and applications of topics covered in the courses. Industry experience is a must.

Several job openings are available in the Construction Management program. Qualified applicants possessing current knowledge and teaching experience in the following area(s) are encouraged to apply.

• Construction Management Fundamentals
• Construction Materials and Building Systems
• Construction Planning and Management Systems Using Primavera and/or Procore
• Construction Costs and Estimating
• Construction Blueprint Reading
• Legal Aspects of Construction Projects & Contracts
• Construction Job Site Management
• Land Development Procedures
• Construction Estimating and Design Analysis Using BIM
• Plumbing Systems Design

Instructor Duties:

• Develop and/or update existing course syllabus in consultation with the UCLA Extension Program Director as assigned using approved syllabus template
• Prepare course materials and learning assessments in Canvas
• Communicate and teach the course objectives and the specific learning outcomes to students.
• Weekly and preferably daily interaction with students’ discussion posts on Canvas to promote high engagement and collaboration for an optimum learning experience.
• Review students’ progress through the course and assign timely grading
• Respond to student questions and learning needs in a timely manner

General Employment Information

Employment as a UCLA Extension Instructor is dictated by contract terms and conditions. Please take the time to read the UCLA Extension Instructor Employment Policies.

For information on UCLA Extension instructor benefits, please visit Pay, Benefits, & Privileges.

Access, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (AEDI) is one of UCLA Extension’s guiding principles. We strive to extend access to UCLA, our programs, and services to underrepresented communities and populations, while serving as a model organization for AEDI in the field of continuing higher education. Committed to attracting and retaining diverse staff & instructors, UCLA Extension welcomes your experiences, perspectives, and unique identity. Please visit our website dedicated to our AEDI efforts as an organization: Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion @ UNEX.


Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

• Passion in teaching, subject matter expertise, and committed to course related development and maintenance.
• MS degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management and a minimum of 5 years of hands-on industry experience OR BS degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management and 10 years of hands-on industry experience.
• Professionals who are up to date with the latest tools, technologies, and innovations in the industry.
• Professionals who hold key positions within their industries.
• Must be committed to the highest level of academic standards and integrity.
• Highly effective oral and written communication skills, including the ability to convey conceptual and complex ideas and information.
• Highly effective interpersonal skills.
• College-level or higher teaching experience. (preferred)
• Experience designing curriculum on Canvas (or similar) and measuring student performance. (preferred)

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae / Resume - Your most recently updated Curriculum Vitae / Resume.

  • Cover Letter

Reference requirements

No references will conducted for this recruitment.

Apply link:

Help contact:

Campus Information

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

Job location

Los Angeles, CA

Log in to your portfolio

Need help? Contact the hiring department.

The University of California, Los Angeles is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. You have the right to an equal employment opportunity.

For more information about your rights, see the EEO is the Law Supplement

The University of California, Los Angeles is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities.

See our Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act Annual Security Reports

If you apply for this position please say you saw it on Academicoxy


All Jobs


Argonne National Laboratory

Drexel University

Duke University

Emory University

Florida Institute of Technology

Illinois Institute of Technology

Iowa State University

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Louisiana Tech University

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

Princeton University

Sloan Kettering Memorial Cancer Center

Syracuse University

Tufts University

Tulane University

University of Denver

University of Houston

University of Miami