The Cleveland Urban Design Collaborative (CUDC) is a community design and research division of the College of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED) at Kent State University. Based in a new facility in downtown Cleveland, the CUDC provides technical design assistance to communities throughout the northeast Ohio region, conducts research into urgent and emerging areas of design practice, and offers a variety of public education and design advocacy programs. CUDC staff partipate in the graduate level architecture and urban design curriculum for the CAED, including studios and seminars courses that convene at the CUDC’s Cleveland facility. The CUDC currently has the following position available:
Project Manager (Urban Design)
The Project Manager will be a dynamic individual with broad multi-disciplinary design experience, an interest in urban design education, and a deep commitment to working with community groups and public involvement in the design process. He or she will be involved in all aspects of the CUDC’s operations, working closely with the Director to initiate new programs, publicize the mission and activities of the CUDC, direct design projects, and develop funding proposals for research grants and technical service contracts.
The successful candidate will hold an advanced degree in architecture, landscape architecture or planning, and have five or more years of professional experience in urban design or a related field. He or she is expected to have excellent design, project management, graphic and communication skills, and a record of successful grant writing and fundraising experience. Knowledge of advanced computer applications and experience in urban design teaching at graduate or undergraduate level are preferred, as well as a record of project work and/or research publication. The Project Manager will be a full-time employee of Kent State University, with a full benefit package. This is an administrative position, which does not include the possibility of tenure. Salary is dependent upon qualifications.
Please upload resumes and portfolios to: jobs.kent.edu
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