Posting Date: April 2, 2013 Posting End Date: Open Until Filled
Position: Assistant/Associate Professor (Design/Materials)
Location: Architecture and Construction Science
(This is a full-time position)
General Information: The Robert R. Taylor School of Architecture and Construction Science (TSACS) is located within Tuskegee University, which is among the oldest and more significant Historically Black Colleges and Universities in the country. Incorporating the Tuskegee Institute National Historic Site, the Tuskegee Airfield, and the National Park Service, the campus is home to many significant works of architecture. The School invites energetic, creative candidates to apply for three positions in its Architecture and Construction Science Departments. In addition to teaching and research, successful candidates are required to serve on committees, present a clear research agenda, and fully participate in the academic life of the school. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications.
In this full-time, tenure-track position, the successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to teach upper and lower division design studios and support lecture courses that concentrate on materials of construction and/or digital media. TSACS encourages a holistic, cross-disciplinary teaching approach which integrates community outreach, historic preservation, sustainable design and design-build. In addition to teaching and research, faculty are required to serve on committees, present a clear research agenda, and fully participate in the academic life of the school. Other duties related to this position included: supervision of student organizations and academic advising. The selected candidate is also expected to possess a minimum of a master degree in architecture or related field, have professional design experience and demonstrate a proven track record of scholarly research.
Qualifications: Architectural license, architectural practice experience, and project development and funding experience.
Application Requirements: Applicants should submit the following: letter of intent, indicating desired position, above-referenced qualifications, brief statement of teaching philosophy; current curriculum vitae; examples of academic and professional activity and/or scholarly research; and the names and contact information for three (3) references. All submissions are non-returnable.
SUBMIT TO: Chair | Faculty Search Committee
Tuskegee University, Robert R. Taylor School of Architecture and Construction Science
Willcox C – Office 115
Tuskegee, Alabama 36088
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