University of Pittsburgh Seeks Studio Coordinator-School of Architecture - Carnegie Mellon University

Monday, June 20, 2011

University of Pittsburgh Seeks Studio Coordinator

Deadline: 15 July

The Architectural Studies program at the University of Pittsburgh seeks to fill a new full-time NTS (Non Tenure Stream) position of studio coordinator for the 2011-12 academic year.  Based on a review of the successful candidate’s performance, the position may be renewable.

The studio coordinator will play an important role in refining the Architectural Studies design curriculum and maintaining instructional goals across the curriculum.  The coordinator will also co-teach a sequence of design courses with the assistance of part-time faculty, and will act as an adviser for students applying to M.Arch. programs.

The studio coordinator’s teaching duties will be the following: in the fall semester, co-instructor of two sections of a 3-credit introductory design seminar and of a 6-credit capstone design studio; in the spring semester, sole instructor for two sections of a 3-credit introduction to computer-aided design and co-instructor of a 6-credit upper-level design studio. Courses are usually taught on weeknights beginning at 6:00 p.m.

Candidates must have a B.Arch. or M.Arch. degree and experience teaching design courses at the post-secondary level.  Applications – including a c.v., a list of three references, and a statement outlining past teaching experience and future career goals – should be sent to the following address or email by Friday, July 15:   Professor Drew Armstrong, 104 Frick Fine Arts Building, Department of History of Art and Architecture, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15224.  The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer.  Women and members of minority groups under-represented in academia are especially encouraged to apply.