Associate Teaching Professor of Architecture

Iowa, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
May 03, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Associate Teaching Professor of Architecture

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:
The Department of Architecture in the College of Design at Iowa State University (ISU) is seeking applicants to join the Faculty in the role of a non-tenure-eligible Associate Teaching Professor. The duties will be teaching both graduate and undergraduate students science and technology in all three primary areas of building technology: structures, materials and assemblies, and building performance with an emphasis on sustainable architecture. The duties will also include teaching design studio at both the foundations and advanced levels. The position is a full-time with no less than a five-year appointment. There is one position available for this posting.

Design faculty members are educators who support the comprehensive mix of accredited and nationally ranked degree programs within the College of Design. Our faculty help to educate our students to become successful designers, planners, artists, and scholars who enhance human experience and improve the natural, social, and built environments.

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master of Architecture (MArch)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience teaching design studio and building technology classes in an accredited architecture program at the university level.        
  • Professional practice experience in architecture.

Department/Program & College Description:

The Department of Architecture is home to over 400 students and approximately 36 faculty offering two accredited degrees, a Bachelor of Architecture and Master of Architecture, and a post-professional research degree: Master of Science in Architecture. The Department is housed within the College of Design alongside the Departments of Landscape Architecture, Community and Regional Planning, Interior Design, Industrial Design, Graphic Design, and Arts & Visual Culture, making it one of the most comprehensive design colleges in the country.

Iowa State University is classified as a Carnegie Foundation Doctoral/Research University-Extensive, a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. More than 30,000 students are enrolled and are served by over 6,200 faculty and staff.

Iowa State University is a global and culturally diverse university committed to providing an inclusive, equitable, and diverse environment for both learning and employment. We know that diversity in experience and perspective is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and building an inclusive academic community. At Iowa State, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituents. The university has an expectation that all employees will demonstrate a contribution to diversity and inclusion as embodied in Iowa State University’s Principles of Community.

Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and has been voted one of the best college towns in the nation.

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Please complete the online employment application and be prepared to submit:

  1. Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application/Cover Letter
  3. Contact Information for Three References
  4. Portfolio of professional and/or student work

If you have questions regarding this application process, please email or call 515-294-4800 or Toll Free: 1-877-477-7485.

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Office of Equal Opportunity, 3410 Beardshear Hall, 515 Morrill Road, 515 294-7612, email


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