Construction Management

College of Architecture and Environmental Design

Scott Kelting

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Position Associate Professor
Phone 805.756.6315
Fax 805.756.5740
Email skelting@calpoly.edu
Office 186-A205
Office Hours R 12:00 - 2:00 pm & CM 317 discussion board, or by email

Areas of Expertise

Home Building
Educational Facilities
Green Building
Construction Management Education
Multiple Stakeholder Decision Making Processes

Education

University of California, Santa Barbara- Santa Barbara, California
Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership -Completed September 2011
2008- 2011

California Polytechnic State University- San Luis Obispo, California
Masters Industrial Technology                                                                                                            
December 2003

California Polytechnic State University- San Luis Obispo, California
B.S. Industrial Technology, Minor in Packaging                                                                               
June 2000

Professional Licensure

LEED
Accredited Professional Designation

NAHB
Certified Green Professional Designation

Certified Pervious Concrete Technician

Publications

  • Conference Proceedings

Construction in the 21st Century Proceeding, Published and Presented.                                

Kelting, S., Montoya, M. (2011). Green Building Policy, School Performance, and Educational Leaders’ Perspectives in USA, Construction in the 21st Century International Proceedings of the 6th Annual Conference.                      

American Society of Civil Engineers Proceeding, Published and Presented.                       

Kelting, S., Montoya, M. (2011). Green Building Policy and School Performance, American Society of Civil Engineers International Proceedings of the 1st Annual Conference on Sustainable Design and Construction.                                           

Associated Schools of Construction Proceeding, Published and Presented.                         

Kelting, S., (2011). Students’ Perspectives about a Delivery System for a Residential Construction Management Course, Associated Schools of Construction International Proceedings of the 47th Annual Conference.

Associated Schools of Construction Proceeding, Published and Presented.                         

Kelting, S., Hauck, A. (2010) Project-Based Delivery System for an Integrated Residential Construction Course, . Associated Schools of Construction International Proceedings of the 46th Annual Conference

Associated Schools of Construction Proceeding, Published and Presented.                         

Montoya, M., Kelting, S. and Hauck, A. (2009).  Pilot Study of an Integrated Construction Management Curriculum. Associated Schools of Construction International Proceedings of the 45th Annual Conference, 59-66.

  • Peer Reviewed Publications –30 Book Chapters

Selected Chapters from: Residential Construction: Methods and Materials. Clifton Park, NY: Delmar Cengage Learning, and Associated Schools of Construction Course Builder.

  • Professional Publications

Central Coast Home Builders Association, CA       
"Housing Market Outlook: San Luis Obispo , CA and Surrounding Area. "
Randall, G.& Kelting, S.
Retrieved 11/22/2009 from:  http://www.hbacc.org/public-affairs/studies-facts-and-statistics.html

Awards

Associated Schools of Construction & Other Associated Schools of Construction Regional Excellence Teaching Award, 2011

National Association of Home Builder Outstanding Junior Faculty Award, 2009

United States Green Building Council - California Central Coast Chapter Service Award 2009

Advising

The Future of Real Estate- Club
National Association of Home Builders- Club
Emerging Green Professionals - Club
Real Property Development- Minor

Brief Biography

Scott Kelting has a Doctorate in Educational Leadership from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Dr. Kelting is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Construction Management in the College of Architecture and Environmental Design at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.  Prior to academia, Dr. Kelting worked with project delivery teams to manage the day-to-day operations of construction for both healthcare and housing projects.  His research interests include the scholarship of teaching, educational facilities, multiple stakeholder decision-making, housing, sustainability and education. Dr. Kelting is the faculty advisor for the Future of Real Estate Club, the National Association of Home Builders Student Chapter, and the Emerging Green Professional Club.

More Information on Scott

Reason for entering teaching: Educating future construction managers is a rewarding career.
Reason for entering the field: Both of my parents worked in the construction field when I was growing up.
Favorite quote: "Work hard, play hard"
Continued inspiration: Collaborative project teams and sustainable building practices
Last reason to explode in laughter: My wife and two kids make me laugh everyday.
Biggest challenge: balancing work, family and personal time.
Description by students: Enthusiastic about Construction Management.
Favorite part of the day: Mornings
Reason for coming to Cal Poly: The "Learn by Doing" philosophy and the location. Favorite weekend activity: Spending time with my family at the beach.
Favorite part of the central coast: I love it all!

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