Assistant Professor in Architectural Design



The School of Design at Louisiana Tech University is seeking candidates to fill one tenure-track teaching position at the rank of assistant professor beginning September 2017 pending budgetary approval. The primary teaching responsibilities will include instruction in upper-level undergraduate design studios. Additional consideration will be given for the ability to teach support coursework in one or more of the following areas: architectural history & theory, urban design, and tectonic assemblies. Additional responsibilities will include advising students, serving on departmental and school committees, and engage in related university service and outreach.



Candidates must have a professional degree in architecture (B. Arch or M. Arch) and demonstrate the potential for executing an agenda of research and/or creative work. Previous teaching and professional practice experience are required; professional licensure or a Ph.D. is preferred. Particularly, we encourage candidates with an interest in multi-disciplinary research and collaborations.


Institutional Background

The Architecture Program is an academic unit within the School of Design and College of Liberal Arts, which offers a pre-professional B.S. Architectural Studies degree, a NAAB accredited Master of Architecture degree. The Architecture Program is committed to providing a comprehensive and uncompromising, balanced and demanding education in the art, craft and practice of ethical building through the polytechnic tradition of “hands-on” experiences and empirical learning that prepares an individual to be an architect in the fullest senseoftheterm.


Only electronic applications will be accepted, and should be sent as PDF attachments, maximum attachment size is 25 MB. Applicants should submit:

  • Letter of interest;
  • Curriculum vitae;
  • Personal statement addressing teaching pedagogy and research interests;
  • Portfolio showing examples of personal work, teaching, (student work), and research;
  • Names and contact information of three references.


Direct interest and applications to:

Dr. Pasquale De Paola, Search Committee Chair


phone: 318-257-5263


Review of applications will begin 1 May 2017.


Louisiana Tech University is a member of the University of Louisiana System and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and Minorities are encouraged to apply.


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