Summary of Duties: We seek candidates who bridge deep architectural practice-oriented knowledge with expertise in emergent technology and methods. Candidates must demonstrate the ability to conduct impactful scholarship and deliver rigorous studio and seminar instruction in the Architecture program and one or more of the allied disciplines housed within the School. Participate in service activities as required.
Required Qualifications: Professionally accredited degree in Architecture and a graduate degree in Architecture or allied discipline. Ability to conduct research and scholarly activities in a defined area related to the design and/or construction disciplines resulting in external grant funding and peer reviewed publications. Professional experience in an architectural design capacity (or equivalent). Ability to teach studio and lecture courses at undergraduate and graduate levels in architecture and allied disciplines. Ability to work in a team environment and to be involved in collaborative projects. To be considered for Associate Professor, candidates must have served at least 6 years as an assistant professor or equivalent by the hire date.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with i...ts Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.