Lecturer - Landscape Architecture Faculty of Practice

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Job TitleLecturer - Landscape Architecture Faculty of PracticeJob Description Summary, Duties and Responsibilities, Required Qualifications and Preferred Qualifications

APPLICATION DEADLINE: The search will remain open until the position is filled. First consideration will be given to applications received by November 12, 2019. Second consideration may be given to applications received by December 12, 2019. Applications received subsequent to the second consideration date (December 12, 2019) may not be given full consideration.

The University of Rhode Island Department of Landscape Architecture seeks to fill a position at the rank of Faculty of Professional Practice, beginning in the Fall 2020. Appointment to this academic year, non-tenure track position is on an annual basis for a period of up to five years maximum.

The Faculty of Professional Practice will be reviewed annually and is not eligible for tenure or permanent status.

The candidate will deliver required and foundational classes in the BLA curriculum.
The successful candidate will be assigned to teach three (3) classes per semester. Classes will include studios in design and construction, a technology class (GIS, CAD, other digital graphics programs) and one lecture/seminar class each semester. Course selection may be influenced by a candidate’s experience in practice and teaching. Additional duties will include advising students, attending department meetings, serving on a college committee and contributing to the day to day departmental activities.

Basic Function/Duties/Responsibilities:

Teach three (3) classes/studios per semester.



1.MLA and/or PhD in Landscape Architecture or related field.

2.Demonstrated skill in the use of digital technology.

3.Experienced as a collaborator and communicator.

4.Demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups/populations.


1.Experience in the professional practice of landscape architecture.

2. Experience as an instructor at offering a range of university design and technical classes.

3.Experience in teaching service learning studios.


UnionAAUP - American Assoc of Univ ProfessorsStatus Academic Year, Full-time, Non-tenure-track, LimitedEnd Date of Restriction or Limitation

Position is full-time academic year, limited to 06-19-2021 with anticipated renewal.

Department Information

DepartmentLandscape Architecture Contact(s)Contact EmailCampus LocationKingstonGrant FundedNoExtension Contingent on Funding DateSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Please attach the following 4 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Employment Application:

(#1) Cover letter.

(#2) Curriculum Vitae

(#3) “Other” – Portfolio of Professional Work (as one complete document)

(#4) “Other Document” – names and contact information of three professional references.

Posting Information

Position Number109338Posting NumberF00166Posting Date10/04/2019Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesQuicklink for Postinghttp://jobs.uri.edu/postings/6451Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Other
  4. Other Document
Optional Documents
    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * Do you have a MLA and/or PhD in Landscape Architecture or related field?
      • Yes
      • No
    2. * Do you have demonstrated skill in the use of digital technology?
      • Yes
      • No
    3. * Are you experienced as a collaborator and communicator?
      • Yes
      • No
    4. * Do you have demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups/populations?
      • Yes
      • No
    5. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
      • Public Job Posting
      • Internal Job Posting
      • Agency Referral
      • Advertisement/Publication
      • Personal Referral
      • Website
      • Other




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    Posted: 10/6/2019
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