Associate Dean for Research - Architecture

Employer
Syracuse University
Location
New York, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Sep 28, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Humanities, History, Professional Fields, Architecture, Urban & Regional Planning, Administrative, Deans
Employment Type
Full Time
Posting Details



Job # 075988 Job Title Associate Dean for Research - Architecture Location Syracuse, NY Pay Range commensurate with experience FLSA Status Exempt Hours
as determined by Dean Job Type Full-time Rank Open Rank Campus Syracuse, NY Unionized Position Code Not Applicable Job Description
Syracuse University School of Architecture—a top-ranked research institution that is committed to building a diverse, equal, and pluralistic faculty—seeks a dedicated, dynamic, and experienced leader for the newly created position of Associate Dean for Research ( ADR ) starting in the 2022-2023 academic year. The ADR will lead strategic efforts to promote and increase scholarship, creative work, and sponsored research in the School of Architecture; will assist in cultivating faculty research; and will work to develop innovative, collaborative, and entrepreneurial initiatives within the School. The ADR will work closely with faculty and administrators in the School as well as other departments at Syracuse University to identify government, corporate, foundation, and university funding opportunities that support the range of faculty expertise in technology, design, and the humanities. The ADR will foster interdisciplinary projects, be proactive in seeking new funding models, provide guidance in proposal development, help interpret sponsor guidelines and regulations, and act as a liaison to the University’s foundation and grants administrators. The ADR will promote greater integration of research, scholarship, and creative work across the School of Architecture’s domestic and international initiatives. Qualifications
The Associate Dean for Research is a full-time administrative, twelve-month, tenured faculty position at the rank of Associate or Full Professor, with an administrative stipend, a reduced teaching load, and summer duties. The term of the initial ADR appointment will be three years with the possibility of renewal by mutual agreement. We encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented groups, and candidates with experience teaching and working with diverse communities and students. The successful candidate will have a demonstrated record of accomplishment in architecture, engineering, design, or related professions, and a record of distinguished research which can include built work, theoretical explorations, and creative work or scholarship in the form of grants, publications, and/or exhibitions. Candidates will possess a record of distinguished teaching and success in securing funding for research, scholarship, and/or creative work. Administrative experience in grants management as well as effective speaking, writing, and collaboration skills are required. A professional or terminal degree in architecture or a related field is required. In addition to the responsibilities outlined in the job description, the ADR will be expected to offer instruction in a well-defined area of expertise. Job Specific Qualifications
A professional degree in architecture or a related field is required. Responsibilities
We will review applications on a rolling basis starting on November 12, 2021. Candidates should provide a letter of interest in which they identify their relevant strengths and experience as well as their personal research and accomplishments, a current CV, three references, and a statement of research administration. The committee may request a portfolio of research, publications, and/or design work. For the statement of research administration, please describe proposed strategies for energizing and coalescing research initiatives, and for working collaboratively with faculty and students with diverse interests and backgrounds including ethnicity, nationality, race, religion, and gender identity.

# HEJ Physical Requirements
Not Applicable Tools/Equipment
Not Applicable Application Instructions
Candidates should apply online and attach a cover letter, statement of interest, resume or CV, samples of scholarly and or professional work and a list of three professional references for full consideration.

Additional materials will be requested during the second round of evaluation, which will include tenure review.

About Syracuse University

Syracuse University is a private research university of extraordinary academics, distinctive offerings and an undeniable spirit with a gorgeous campus in the heart of New York State, a global footprint and a history that dates to 1870, we embrace diverse backgrounds and viewpoints.

Our student population includes nearly 15,000 undergraduates and 5,000 graduate students, representing all 50 U.S. states and 123 countries. Our proud commitment to veterans and their families is unrivaled in higher education. Home to 11 schools and colleges, Syracuse University blends the foundational power of the liberal arts with the intense focus of professional programs. We offer undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in Architecture, Arts and Sciences, Education, Engineering and Computer Science, Sport and Human Dynamics, Information Studies, Law, Management, Citizenship and Public Affairs, Public Communications, and Visual and Performing Arts.

A medium-sized city situated in the geographic center of the state, Syracuse, N.Y., is approximately a four-hour drive from New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Toronto and Montreal. With a metropolitan population of 700,000, Syracuse is a center for cultural, recreational and artistic events, including the Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse Stage, Symphoria, Destiny Mall, multiple sporting events, and festivals including Jazz Fest and Winterfest. The outdoor enthusiast will enjoy having the Adirondack Mountains, the Finger Lakes, Lake Ontario, and the Thousands Islands Region within easy driving distance of the Syracuse campus.

EEOC

Syracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.

Commitment to Supporting and Hiring Veterans

Syracuse University has a long history of engaging veterans and the military connected community through its educational programs, community outreach, and employment programs. After World War Il, Syracuse University welcomed more than 10,000 returning veterans to our campus, and those veterans literally transformed Syracuse University into the national research institution it is today. The University’s contemporary commitment to veterans builds on this historical legacy, and extends to both class-leading initiatives focused on making an SU degree accessible and affordable to the post-9/11 generation of veterans, and also programs designed to position Syracuse University as the employer of choice for military veterans, members of the Guard and Reserve, and military family members.

Commitment to a Diverse and Inclusive Campus Community

Syracuse University maintains an inclusive learning environment in which students, faculty, administrators, staff, curriculum, social activities, governance, and all other aspects of campus life reflect a diverse, multicultural, and international worldview. The University community recognizes and values the many similarities and differences among individuals and groups. At Syracuse, we are committed to preparing students to understand, live among, appreciate, and work in an inherently diverse country and world made up of people with different ethnic and racial backgrounds, military backgrounds, religious beliefs, socio-economic status, cultural traditions, abilities, sexual orientations and gender identities. To do so, we commit ourselves to promoting a community that celebrates and models the principles of diversity and inclusivity. About Syracuse University
Syracuse University is a private, international research university with distinctive academics, diversely unique offerings and an undeniable spirit. Located in the geographic heart of New York State, with a global footprint, and nearly 150 years of history, Syracuse University offers a quintessential college experience.

The scope of Syracuse University is a testament to its strengths: a pioneering history dating back to 1870; a choice of more than 200 majors and 100 minors offered through 13 schools and colleges; nearly 15,000 undergraduates and 5,000 graduate students; more than a quarter of a million alumni in 160 countries; and a student population from all 50 U.S. states and 123 countries. For more information, please visit www.syracuse.edu. About the Syracuse area
Syracuse is a medium-sized city situated in the geographic center of New York State approximately 250 miles northwest of New York City. The metro-area population totals approximately 500,000. The area offers a low cost of living and provides many social, cultural, and recreational options, including parks, museums, festivals, professional regional theater, and premier shopping venues. Syracuse and Central New York present a wide range of seasonal recreation and attractions ranging from water skiing and snow skiing, hiking in the Adirondacks, touring the historic sites, visiting wineries along the Finger Lakes, and biking on trails along the Erie Canal. EEOC
Syracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities. Commitment to Supporting and Hiring Veterans
Syracuse University has a long history of engaging veterans and the military-connected community through its educational programs, community outreach, and employment programs. After World War II, Syracuse University welcomed more than 10,000 returning veterans to our campus, and those veterans literally transformed Syracuse University into the national research institution it is today. The University’s contemporary commitment to veterans builds on this historical legacy, and extends to both class-leading initiatives focused on making an SU degree accessible and affordable to the post-9/11 generation of veterans, and also programs designed to position Syracuse University as the employer of choice for military veterans, members of the Guard and Reserve, and military family members. Commitment to a Diverse and Inclusive Campus Community
Syracuse University maintains an inclusive learning environment in which students, faculty, administrators, staff, curriculum, social activities, governance, and all other aspects of campus life reflect a diverse, multi-cultural, and international worldview. The University community recognizes and values the many similarities and differences among individuals and groups. At Syracuse, we are committed to preparing students to understand, live among, appreciate, and work in an inherently diverse country and world made up of people with different ethnic and racial backgrounds, military backgrounds, religious beliefs, socio-economic status, cultural traditions, abilities, sexual orientations and gender identities. To do so, we commit ourselves to promoting a community that celebrates and models the principles of diversity and inclusivity. Quick Link https://www.sujobopps.com/postings/88746 Job Posting Date 09/28/2021 Application Deadline Open Until Filled Yes Priority Consideration Job Category Faculty Message to Applicants

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