The School of Architecture at McGill University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the level of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will have proven excellence in design teaching and interdisciplinary design research. We are particularly interested in prospective candidates with advanced expertise in related areas of scholarship, for example, without being limited to, integrative design practice, sustainable design, digital fabrication and other building technologies, and building systems. Teaching responsibilities include design studio, courses in our building technology stream (Organization of Materials in Building; Energy, Environment & Buildings; Sustainable Design; Advanced Construction) and supervision of Masters and PhD-level students.
Candidates must hold a professional degree in architecture, an advanced degree in architecture or a related field, and an exemplary research record and/or significant professional experience. A PhD and eligibility for professional registration are expected. Evidence of teaching experience and outstanding research achievements, or research potential, is essential.
Situated in the heart of bilingual Montreal, McGill is an English-language institution that contributes to, and benefits from, the city’s cosmopolitan urban environment. The successful candidate will play a leading role in maintaining McGill’s international reputation of excellence in research and teaching. The School of Architecture was established in 1896 in the Faculty of Engineering and has one of the most diverse program offerings in North America. Further information about the School can be found on this website.
Review of applications will begin immediately and the position will commence on 1 August 2012. Candidates should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests, samples of work (5 page maximum, by hardcopy mail or website URL), and the names of at least three references to:
Chair, Search Committee
School of Architecture, McGill University
815 Sherbrooke Street West
Canada H3A 2K6
Or by email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Salary will be negotiated according to qualifications and experience. McGill University is committed to equity in employment and diversity. It welcomes applications from indigenous peoples, visible minorities, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities and others who may contribute to further diversification.