The College of Architecture and Design at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment in the fields of Urban Design and Infrastructure Planning at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.
The successful candidate will be a designer with an accomplished record of scholarship and will demonstrate promising teaching and leadership abilities. She or he will be someone with vision and initiative capable of attracting research funding for multidisciplinary projects related to the design of cities. As the position is in Urban Design and Infrastructure Planning, it is expected that the applicant will possess a terminal degree in Architecture, Urban Design, or a related field and be an active contributor to current discourse in that field.
Priority will be given to candidates with technical expertise capable of engaging issues of infrastructure technologies while maintaining a broad perspective on the nature and implications of those technologies. Areas of focus could include Big Data, sensor networks, responsive environments, resilient systems, or other forms of performative design. Successful candidates will have clearly defined academic goals and possess demonstrable research experience in the form of peer-reviewed work and funded activities.
NJIT is a public research university in the Northern New Jersey / New York City Metropolitan Region and a 25-minute train ride from Lower Manhattan. Within NJIT, the College of Architecture and Design is the largest public architecture school on the East Coast with a committed regional design focus, supported by strong ties to local businesses and industries. The college’s faculty work at a range of scales, from the nano- to the macro-, and are invested in pursuing new areas of research that will have significant impact on the future of the built environment.
Applications should include:
Review of applications will begin on January 13, 2014.
Candidates are asked to apply online at https://njit.jobs under Position Number 0601860.
Please contact Jesse LeCavalier at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
New Jersey Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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