998080 - Faculty Tenure -Track 9 mo

Kent State University in Ohio

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted December 18, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Not specified
Employment Type Full-time

Faculty Tenure-Track 9 mo

Architecture & Environmental Design

[Job #998080]

Kent Campus Kent, Ohio


The College of Architecture and Environmental Design (CAED) at Kent State University is seeking applicants for a full-time, tenure-track assistant or associate professor with teaching responsibilities in design studios and expertise in one of the following: lighting and color theory; history of interiors; or advanced digital technology/fabrication.  The successful candidate will be expected to lead coursework in their area of expertise and maintain an active, scholarly research agenda.  Teaching responsibilities will include undergraduate instruction in studio-based and lecture settings within the interior design program and may include teaching in the CAED allied programs of architecture and architectural studies.  An active role in curriculum development for a new master degree being proposed is also expected.


This is a position requiring vision and leadership.  Candidates should be capable of illustrating achievements in design studio instruction and possess an active research agenda highlighted by peer recognition.


The program will contribute to Kent State's CAED through its mission to enhance undergraduate and graduate education. Opportunities will exist for collaborating with new programs in healthcare design and landscape architecture, and focused research in environmental design being implemented at the Kent campus and housed in the new home of the college designed by Weiss/Manfredi and Richard L. Bowen & Assoc., http://www.weissmanfredi.com/project/kent-state-design-loft.  Please see the following websites for more information on Kent State University http://www.kent.edu/ and the College of Architecture and Environmental Design http://www.kent.edu/caed/.


Qualifications: *Must possess one degree in interior design *a terminal degree in interior design or related design area *NCIDQ certified.  Preferred qualifications: Ph.D.; record of acquiring grant-supported scholarship and creative activity; professional experience; aptitude for developing & implementing academic programs and courses; Record of participation in cross-disciplinary endeavors.


Applications must include the following: A letter of interest with candidate profile, curriculum vitae, name, email address, and phone number of at least three references.  **Representative examples of teaching, research, scholarship, peer-reviewed publications, and creative practice work will be required at the second level of review.  Review of applications will begin February 15, 2014.

For questions, contact Pamela Evans (pevans@kent.edu..


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Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

How To Apply

You can apply for this position online at http://jobs.kent.edu