Assistant Professor of Environmental Design (Tenure-Track)

Auburn University

United States

September 24, 2021

Description

Posting Details Job Title Assistant Professor of Environmental Design (Tenure-Track)

Posting Number P0409F

Job Description Summary

The School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture (APLA) at Auburn University invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor position with an appointment in the Environmental Design program. We seek candidates who have the desire and potential to help the growth of the Environmental Design program by utilizing their professional experience and translating it into creative and engaging teaching and research practices. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications, and it will be based on a nine-month academic year appointment. The position has a desired start date of January 1, 2021.

The Environmental Design program (ENVD) is an inter-disciplinary, non- professional program in the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture in the College of Architecture, Design and Construction. The program builds its strength on an understanding of the interconnected nature of all design and construction disciplines. Real-life projects, human-centric problem-solving methods, and design and systems thinking, are continuous threads throughout the ENVD curriculum. ENVD graduates are nimble and adaptable designers who are ready to tackle complex challenges in the built environment, and at the same time, are well prepared to pursue a graduate degree in a number of design and construction related fields.

The individual in this position will be expected to: 1. Teach undergraduate courses within the ENVD program. 2. Work with student organizations and/or mentor students. 3. Collaborate with other disciplines within the school, college and university. 4. Interact with the ENVD advisory and curriculum committee, and ENVD alumni. 5. Pursue the scholarship of teaching, research, and/or outreach in accordance with the mission of the University.

This position includes teaching multiple 3-credit hour courses per semester (estimate of 3 per semester). Candidates will be expected to continue and/or develop an active program of scholarly and creative work within any discipline represented in APLA. APLA is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community through their teaching, research, outreach, and service. Excellent interpersonal skills are required.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum qualifications: 1) A Master's degree in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Construction Management, Design, or a related field, at the time employment begins, 2) evidence of strong communication skills, 3) evidence of the potential to be an excellent teacher and evidence of the potential to effectively relate to ENVD students, and 4) evidence of the potential to develop a scholarly agenda.

The candidate selected for this position must be able to meet eligibility requirements for work in the United States at the time this position is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment.

Excellent communication skills required.

Auburn University is an EEP/Vet/Disability Employer.

Desired Qualifications Special Instructions to Applicants

Required online submission materials include: 1) a letter of interest outlining the candidate's pedagogical and research interests; 2) a current curriculum vitae; 3) a print-ready digital portfolio illustrating the candidate's scholarly/creative work and (where applicable) examples of work illustrating prior teaching experience; 4) names, email addresses, and telephone numbers of three current references. In addition to online submission, candidates must submit one print copy of the portfolio as described. This non-returnable material should be mailed to: ENVD Faculty Search Auburn University College of Architecture, Design and Construction 104 Dudley Hall Auburn, AL 36801 Attn: Magdalena Garmaz

Apply onlne at: https: // www. auemployment.com/postings/25049 Review of applications will begin on September 24, 2021 and continue until the position is filled.

Auburn University is understanding and sensitive to the family needs of faculty including dual-career couples. Please visit the following website for additional information: https:// www. auburn.edu/academic/provost/faculty. AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities of all individuals without regards to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Auburn University is one of the nation's premier public land-grant institutions. In 2018, it was ranked 46th among public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Auburn maintains high levels of research activity and high standards for teaching excellence, offering Bachelor's, Master's, Educational Specialist, and Doctor's degrees in many fields. Its 2017 enrollment of 29,776 students includes 23,964 undergraduates and 5,812 graduate and professional students. Organized into twelve academic colleges and schools, Auburn's 1,450 faculty members offer more than 200 educational programs. The University is nationally recognized for its commitment to academic excellence, its positive work environment, its student engagement, and its beautiful campus.

Auburn residents enjoy a thriving community, recognized as one of the “best small towns in America,” with a moderate climate and easy access to major cities or to beach and mountain recreational facilities. Situated along the rapidly developing I-85 corridor between Atlanta, Georgia, and Montgomery, Alabama, the combined Auburn-Opelika-Columbus statistical area has a population of over 500,000, with excellent public school systems and regional medical centers.

Open Date

Close Date EEO Statement

AUBURN UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunities for all individuals without regard to race, sex, religion, color, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by applicable law.

Open Until Filled Yes References required for this position? Yes If yes, minimum number requested 3

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().

  • How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
  • Advertisement/Publication
  • Website
  • Public Job Posting (auemployment.com site)
  • Academic Conference
  • Agency Referral
  • Internal Job Posting
  • Personal Referral
  • Veterans Assistance Services (Veteran Job Boards, Military Base Services, State Vet Rep, etc.)
  • Disability Assistance Services (Disability Job Boards, ABLE Network, Voc-Rehab referral, etc.)
  • Other
  • Please enter the specifics of the option you selected above:
  • (Open Ended Question)

    Optional & Required Documents

    Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Portfolio
  • Optional Documents

  • Teaching &/or Personal Work Portfolio (2)
  • Transcripts
  • Other Documentation
  • Similar Jobs

    Auburn University

    United States Aug 25, 2021

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Harbert Eminent Scholar and Professor of Finance

    Posting Details Job Title Harbert Eminent Scholar and Professor of Position: The Auburn University Harbert College of Business, Department of Finance seeks applications for the Harbert Eminent Scholar and Professor of In addition to instructional...

    Harvard University

    United States Sep 9, 2021

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Assistant Professor of Architecture (Technology)

    School Harvard Graduate School of Design Department/Area Architecture Position The Harvard Graduate School of Design invites highly qualified individuals to position is housed in the Department of Architecture, but the candidate is expected to engage...

    University of Wisconsin Madison

    United States Sep 9, 2021

    Add to favorites Read more...

    ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

    Apply now Job no: 239923-FA Work type: Faculty-Full Time Department: ENGR/CHEM & BIOLOGICAL ENGR Location: Madison The Chemical and Biological Engineering Department has a long tradition of academic excellence in research and teaching at the...

    University of Graz

    Germany Sep 9, 2021

    Add to favorites Read more...

    University Assistant without doctorate

    At the University of Graz, researchers and students work across a broad The University of Graz is a place which combines high quality academic (20 hours a week; fixed-term employment for the period of 4...

    Angelo State University

    United States 1 day ago

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Assistant Professor of Theatre, Design and Technology

    Assistant Professor of Theatre, Design and Technology Bookmark this Posting Print Preview Apply for this Job Please see Special Instructions Posting Details Job Title Assistant Professor of Theatre, Design and Position Number 999406 Department Visual...

    Auburn University

    United States 4 days ago

    Add to favorites Read more...

    Director, Advanced Structural Engineering Laboratory

    Posting Details Job Title Director, Advanced Structural Engineering College of Engineering at Auburn University invites applicants for the Director of the Advanced Structural Engineering Laboratory (ASEL). Engineering and its researchers are also charged to work...