LECTURER

Location
Gainesville FL
Posted
Jul 14, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Classification Title:

LECTURER

Job Description:

The University of Florida School of Architecture seeks applications for one (1) Lecturer to teach and work at the University of Florida School of Architecture’s main campus in Gainesville, Florida. This lecturer position is a full-time, tenure ineligible, nine-month teaching position. Teaching assignments will include design studio instruction and support courses. The School of Architecture embraces shared governance and all faculty are expected to contribute to governance within the School, and advancing the academic mission of the School of Architecture. The anticipated start date is August 2017, pending the availability of funding.

 

Job Description:  Lecturer at the School of Architecture, Gainesville, FL:

The School of Architecture at the University of Florida invites applications for one (1) Lecturer position within the School of Architecture at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida. A candidate for this position shall demonstrate distinction in academic and/or non-academic achievement pertinent to the position, have professional experience relevant to the practice of architecture, and show evidence of academic experience sufficient to deliver courses within both the undergraduate and graduate curriculums. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching basic and advanced architectural design, and complementary technical and theoretical support courses. S/He is expected to continue professional engagement in their area of research or practice, maintain their professional credentials, and contribute to research, teaching and service within and outside the University.

This Lecturer position a full-time, tenure ineligible, nine-month appointment, located in Gainesville, Florida.  Common teaching assignments will include a design studio and 1-2 support courses (or equivalent academic load of 10-12 credit hours per semester). Additionally, lecturers may be asked to serve on thesis and research project committees, as well as contribute to the governance of the School of Architecture.  These additional contributions may include and participating fully in its academic mission, and actively collaborate with colleagues by participating in regular faculty, committee and academic planning meetings, serving as jurors for studio reviews, and attending School of Architecture special events. The anticipated start date is August 2017, pending the availability of funding.

Advertised Salary:

Negotiable

Minimum Requirements:

Master’s degree in architecture from a NAAB-accredited institution or other internationally recognized accrediting body

Teaching experience including undergraduate and/or graduate level design studios.

Professional experience in the practice of architecture

Evidence of student-centered approach to teaching and learning

Preferred Qualifications:

Familiarity with design studio teaching process at the UF School of Architecture.

Familiarity with curriculum development

Active architectural license (Florida registration preferred)

Membership in the American Institute of Architects (AIA)

Special Instructions to Applicants:

The university requires that all candidates apply online at https://jobs.ufl.edu/, requisition number 502971. In addition to the online application, applicants should upload the following individual PDF documents:

1) Letter of application,

2) Curriculum vitae,

3) Contact information for three professional references,

4) Portfolio showing examples of a full-range of student work, including design research, prepared under the academic direction of the applicant, and

5) Examples of candidate’s professional and academic work.

Questions regarding this position may be directed to:

Mark McGlothlin, Search Committee Chair

Associate Professor

Undergraduate Coordinator

School of Architecture

231 Architecture, POB 115702

University of Florida

Gainesville, FL 32611-5702

Phone: (352) 294-1477

Fax: (352) 392-4606

Email: mmcgloth@ufl.edu

 

UF is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities. As a Florida public university, UF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

Contact Information:

Mark McGlothlin, Search Committee Chair

Associate Professor

Undergraduate Coordinator

School of Architecture

231 Architecture, POB 115702

University of Florida

Gainesville, FL 32611-5702

Phone: (352) 294-1477

Fax: (352) 392-4606

Email: mmcgloth@ufl.edu

 

Applications must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. of the posting end date.

Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire.  A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible.  Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.

Health Assessment Required:

No