The School of Architecture at Marywood University, Scranton, PA, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor of Architecture beginning in the Fall of 2014. The successful candidate will be actively engaged in the continuing development of a recently established School of Architecture that seeks to formulate and implement innovative pedagogies in architectural education and to create a learning environment that focuses on environmental stewardship and sustainable design. The School opened in the fall of 2009, offers degrees in Architecture and Interior Architecture/Design, and has a current enrollment of nearly 250 students. Students and faculty pursue experiments in collaborative learning in a uniquely renovated building that received LEED GOLD certification for its initial phase of reuse.
The successful candidate will be involved with the development of a two-semester Fourth-year design studio sequence that will conclude with a Comprehensive Building Studio. Candidates should have experience teaching at both graduate and undergraduate levels in the field.
Marywood University is a comprehensive Catholic university sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary and located in northeastern Pennsylvania.
How to Apply
All submissions must be sent electronically. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send: a Letter of Application stating the applicant’s interest and goals; a Curriculum Vitae ; an unofficial University /College Transcript ; a Portfolio containing examples of teaching/creative design/scholarly work; and a l ist of three references to:
Applicants must have an advanced professional degree in architecture (M. ARCH. or above) and demonstrated experience in both teaching and professional practice. Professional licensure and LEED accreditation will be considered advantageous qualifications for this position.
- Work Experience Requirements:
Candidates must also have experience teaching courses in one or more of the following areas: architectural history/theory, urbanism, and ecology/culture. All members of the faculty engage in teaching, scholarship and service, including student recruiting and advising.
Prof. James Eckler
Chair, 2014 Faculty Search Committee
School of Architecture
2300 Adams Avenue
Scranton, PA 18509-1598
Email: jeckler@ marywood.edu