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Assistant or Associate Professor in Architecture - Design Practices

University of Virginia School of Architecture k

Charlottesville, VA

Nov 20
Job Description

Assistant or Associate Professor in Architecture
General Faculty, Ranked Renewable
Graphic/Communication, Interaction, and/or Industrial/Fabrication Design

The University of Virginia School of Architecture (www.arch.virginia.edu) is seeking qualified candidates to join its faculty for a non-tenure track teaching faculty position (Academic General Faculty, AGF) to begin in Fall 2019. Applicants should have a demonstrated record of excellence in teaching design studios at the graduate and/or undergraduate levels, as well as lecture courses, seminars and/or labs in one or more of the following areas of specialization: (1) Graphic Design or Visual Communication; (2) Fabrication, Industrial or Product Design; or (3) Interaction Design and Media.

Experience teaching within a school of architecture or design is desirable. Successful candidates will also assume an active and participatory role in helping to develop the School of Architecture’s emerging undergraduate concentration in Design Practices and Design Thinking.

Ranked general faculty are equivalent to Professors of Practice with renewable appointments, benefits, and a teaching load of 50-100% full time depending on the appointment. All ranked general faculty members at UVA are expected to teach, work with the Dean of the School and the Chair of Architecture in developing curriculum, and serve on a range of School-wide committees, while pursuing an agenda of design research and creative production.
Applicants for this position should have a terminal degree or advanced degree (post- professional Master’s degree, PhD. or equivalent) in their area of specialization.

For a list of required application materials and for instructions on how to apply, please visit: https://www.arch.virginia.edu/news/open-faculty-positions-in-the-design-practices-design-thinking-concentration

Applications must be received through the Jobs@UVA online portal.

For questions regarding the position, contact Associate Professor John Comazzi, Search Committee Chair, jcomazzi@virginia.edu. For Jobs@ system related assistance, contact Michele Jarman, emj2us@virginia.edu

Review of applications will begin on January 14, 2019. The position is open until filled.

University of Virginia School of Architecture

UVA School of Architecture includes four disciplinary areas—Architecture, Architectural History, Landscape Architecture, and Urban and Environmental Planning. The School has a top-ranked national and international reputation built upon the unique strengths and accomplishments of its graduate and undergraduate programs.

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