Assistant Professor of Architecture

  • Arizona State University
  • Tempe, AZ, USA
  • Oct 29, 2019
Full time Design Education

Job Description

The Architecture Program offers a professional Masters of Architecture (MArch), a four-year pre-professional Bachelor of Science in Design (BSD) in Architectural Studies, and a Minor in Architectural Studies. In addition, the School supports two graduate research degree programs conferring respectively a Master of Science in Architecture (MSArch) and a Doctor of Philosophy in Design, Environment, and the Arts (PhD). We offer concurrent Master’s degree options with each of the other programs in The Design School. MArch students can pursue concurrent master’s degree options, partnered with ASU’s School of Sustainability, W.P. Carey School of Business, and the Biomimicry Center. More information about the Architecture Program can be found here

 The Architecture Program seeks a colleague who will help further the mission of ASU. The candidate should show potential to transform the discourse around building design as related to energy and sustainability. This will include the ability to obtain major grants in support of research. The successful candidate is expected to teach studio and lecture courses in the undergraduate and graduate programs. Collaboration in research and teaching with other programs in and beyond Architecture, including the School of Sustainability, School of Geographical Sciences & Urban Planning, and the School of Sustainability and the Built Environment is desired.

For information on The Design School, visit:

Required Qualifications:

  • An accredited professional degree in architecture or international equivalent, as or with a graduate degree;
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching architecture studios and the potential to teach courses related to energy, environmental systems, sustainability, and/or urban design; and
  • Commitment to research with teaching, and recruiting a diverse student population.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Potential to contribute to the charter and mission of ASU;
  • Commitment to exploring the current and future role of architecture and architectural technology in environmentally and socially responsible design practices;
  • Demonstrated potential to develop and sustain a research agenda capable of achieving national or international recognition;
  • Demonstrated ability to obtain research funding;
  • Professional registration/licensure in a related field/s;
  • A PhD in a related field/s;
  • Demonstrated experience developing and teaching interdisciplinary design curriculum; and
  • An interest in online teaching and learning.