Dr. Aaron D. Sauer


Technology and Construction Mgmt
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Technology and Construction Mgmt
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • PhD, Technology Management; Construction Management Emphasis, 2013, Indiana State University
  • MS, Industrial Technology; Construction Management Emphasis, 2007, University of Central Missouri
  • BS, Construction Science – Management Technology, 1994, Central Missouri State University 


  • TCM 267 Statics
  • TCM 318 Structural Design Principles
  • TCM 324 Construction Cost Estimating
  • TCM 427 Construction Equipment Management

Professional experience

  • Assistant Professor, Construction Management, Missouri State University, Springfield, MO (2017 – present)
  • Associate Professor, Construction Management, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO (2007 – 2017)
  • President, Sauer Construction Company, Warrensburg, MO (2004-2007)
  • Septagon Construction Company: President, Columbia, MO (1999-2004)
  • Estimator/Project Coordinator, Sedalia, MO (1995-1999)

Research and professional interests

  • Sustainable construction, Green building codes
  • Construction workforce mobility and retention
  • Diversity and inclusion within the construction industry

Awards and honors

Honorary Organizations

  • Associated Schools of Construction
  • U.S. Green Building Council, LEED Green Associate