The Assistant Professor in Landscape Architecture is a 9 month tenure track appointment. Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses in landscape architecture, student advisement, mentoring and recruitment, participating in curriculum development, engaging in scholarly activities such as research, creative works, publishing scholarly works, and writing grants. Other responsibilities include but not limited to, engaging in accreditation procedures, program assessment and service to the Department, College and University as needed.
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North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University's College of Agriculture and Environmental Sciences (CAES) has a rich history of innovation and application of cutting-edge technology. From our pioneering Laboratory Animal Science and Landscape Architecture programs to our award-winning Cooperative Extension and Agricultural Research programs, our faculty and staff serve today’s needs while keeping an eye on the future. With programs and expertise in such areas as biotechnology, agricultural and biosystems engineering, natural resources management, waste management, and food microbiology, the A&T College of Agriculture grows concurrently with the demand for qualified graduates. Our four academic departments are the Department of Agribusiness, Applied Economics and Agriscience Education; the Department of Animal Sciences; the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences; and the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Design. Within these departments, students will find a myriad of opportunities for classroom learning, research and field work. Through our Agricultural Research Program and our Cooperative Extension Program, we are able to research issues of importance to North Carolina and also provide research-based outreach training to citizens across the state and around the world.
Internal job number: 001398
Master (MLA) or Ph.D. in Landscape Architecture or a closely related discipline with at least one professional degree in Landscape Architecture from an accredited university by the anticipated date of appointment. Must possess a record of design, research/creative works and/or publication, demonstrating a positive trajectory of continued excellence appropriate for a research university.
Teaching experience at the undergraduate level. A record of research or creative works. Familiarity with accreditation preparation and process. Ability to cultivate relationships with the professional community, the public and related academic fields. Familiarity with curriculum and course development at the undergraduate level. Interest in student engagement and willingness to adapt teaching and learning styles to student needs.
Interested applicants must submit via the online application:
1) Cover letter 2) Curriculum Vitae 3) A teaching philosophy statement 4) A research statement that covers research interests and/or creative activities 5) Copies of transcripts 6) Portfolio (20 pages maximum) that includes at least one of the following: a) professional or academic design work, b) research materials, and/or c) work by students taught in an academic setting. Attach as
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University is one of the nation’s most highly respected doctoral research, land-grant institutions. With an enrollment of almost 11,000 students, we are committed to fulfilling our mission through exemplary undergraduate and graduate instruction, scholarly and creative research, and effective public service. As a member of the A&T family you will be an integral part of its history and future – joining more than 1,800 current faculty and staff. You will be expected to be a leader and mentor. You will influence the minds that will affect our world. As a change agent, you will use your intellect and influence to make a positive impact on the greater A&T community. A&T will be more than your job, it will become your passion—and that commitment to yourself and others will last a lifetime. Because that’s what Aggies Do!