Visiting Assistant Professor

Job description

Job Title: Visiting Assistant Professor
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 222476
About Us

The School of Architecture is one of five schools within the College of Design. Other schools include Industrial Design, Building Construction, City and Regional Planning and Music. The SoA has over 350 students in five degree programs: B.S. in Architecture (190 students), Master of Architecture (104 students), M.S. in Architecture (22 students), M.S. in Urban Design (10 students), and a Ph.D. in Architecture (38 students). The faculty is made up of 23 full-time tenured or tenure track faculty members and 35 part-time or visiting faculty members. The School of Architecture was recently ranked in the top ten in ten of the twelve focus areas of architectural education by Design Intelligence. For more information on the School of Architecture, please visit http://www.arch.gatech.edu.

Location

Atlanta, Georgia

Job Summary

The Georgia Institute of Technology’s School of Architecture (SoA) invites applications for the Ventulett NEXT Generation Visiting Fellowship position for the 2021 - 22 academic year. This is a two-year, full-time 9-month non-tenure-track appointment requiring residency in Atlanta, Georgia. This appointment begins Fall 2021, with a review and evaluation after the first year. The NEXT Fellows is an initiative in the SoA intended to attract candidates who are at the beginning of their careers and interested in interdisciplinary teaching and research that merges design, technology, and culture.

Responsibilities

NEXT Fellows will be expected to teach design studios and/or seminars/workshops at both the undergraduate and graduate level and participate actively in the life of the School. The workshops can be used to assist the Fellow in his/her own directed research that will result in a public exhibition and lecture at the School. NEXT Fellows will be given an unparalleled opportunity to advance their own individual interests through teaching and design research utilizing the full resources of the College of Design including our Digital Fabrication & Robotics Laboratory that houses a suite of industrial-scale CNC equipment. Fellows will be encouraged to conduct interdisciplinary work with faculty from other schools within the College of Design and across campus, including computing, engineering, and sciences, and will be given support in making these connections. Fellows will also have the opportunity to work with SoA research faculty and Ph.D. students on projects of common interest.

Required Qualifications

Candidates should have at least two years of teaching experience in design studios and should have a demonstrated capacity for the integration of technology and critical thinking into architectural design. Candidates must have a terminal degree of a Master of Architecture or greater

Proposed Salary

Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Each Fellow also receives a stipend to support research-related expenses

Apply Before Date Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Anticipated date for a shortlist is February 15, 2021, with interviews shortly after.

Contact Information

For questions and more information, please refer to www.arch.gatech.edu or contact Isra Hassan, [email protected], Administrative Manager, School of Architecture

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Tech provides equal opportunity to all faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including applicants for admission and/or employment, contractors, volunteers, and participants in institutional programs, activities, or services. Georgia Tech complies with all applicable laws and regulations governing equal opportunity in the workplace and in educational activities. Georgia Tech prohibits discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, on the basis of race, ethnicity, ancestry, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, or veteran status in its programs, activities, employment, and admissions. This prohibition applies to faculty, staff, students, and all other members of the Georgia Tech community, including affiliates, invitees, and guests.

Special Applicant Instructions

Candidates must submit a letter of interest, Curriculum Vita, teaching interest statement (1 p. max), research statement (2 pp. max), portfolio of creative work (25 pp. max), and names and contact information for three references.

 

 

 

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Posted: 12/17/2020
Application Due: 2/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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