Lecturer (Structures) - Architecture - Study Abroad (F1700042)

Champaign, IL
Apr 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Lecturer (Structures), School of Architecture

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Illinois Architecture Study Abroad Program, Barcelona-El Valls, Spain

The Illinois School of Architecture, a unit within the College of Fine and Applied Arts at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (USA), invites applications for the position of Lecturer (Structures). The applicant must be willing to relocate to Spain.

The full-time, nine-month Lecturer position will teach Structures and other courses in the Illinois Architecture Study Abroad Program (IASAP-BV) located in the El Valls area of Barcelona, Spain. The expected start date is August 16, 2017. Applications received by May 5, 2017 will receive full consideration. Early applicants may be interviewed before the closing date; however, no hiring decision will be made until after the closing date. The search may continue past the closing date until the position is filled. Late applicants are encouraged to contact Alejandro Lapunzina alejlapu@illinois.edu.

The Lecturer will teach two Structures courses to seniors in the school's Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies major: ARCH 451, Theory and Design of Steel and Timber, and ARCH 452 Theory of Reinforced Concrete. Other teaching includes making substantial contributions each semester to ARCH 468, Overseas Architectural Studies, which is collaboratively taught, and periodically engaging with students about problems of structural design during regularly scheduled studio instruction each semester. The Lecturer will also assist the IASAP-BV Director and the Program Coordinator in a wide range of administrative, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities.

The IASAP-BV is based at the highly ranked Escola Tcnica Superior d'Arquitectura del Valls (ETSAV) of the Universitat Politncnica de Catalunya-Barcelona Tech, Spain. The ETSAV is located in Sant Cugat, 20 minutes by train from the Barcelona city center.

Required qualifications include an earned Master of Architecture degree (or equivalent), and a record of accomplishments demonstrating expert knowledge of structural design. Preferred qualifications include focused coursework in structural design, culminating in a concentration or degree in engineering (architectural, structural, civil, or related field), and professional licensure.

Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

To apply, please complete your candidate profile at http://jobs.illinois.edu and upload the following required submissions: (1) a letter of application; (2) a complete curriculum vitae including postal address, email address, and telephone number; (3) an electronic portfolio or samples of work/publications; and (4) name of three references with titles, affiliations, and contact information, including postal address, email, and telephone number.

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu

College Name or Administrative Unit: College of Fine & Applied Arts
Category: Faculty and Other Academic
Title: Lecturer (Structures) - Architecture - Study Abroad (F1700042)
Open Date: 04/21/2017
Organization Name: Architecture


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