The Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) College of Architecture (COA), in partnership with the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH), seeks candidates for a joint appointment that will include teaching at IIT and serving as the Academic Coordinator at CTBUH. The position will support CTBUHCEO Antony Wood in the delivery of tall building / future city-focused design studios and seminar courses, and will help launch an exciting, multi-disciplinary graduate degree program that is a collaboration between IIT and CTBUH. Depending on experience and qualifications, the position may also support IIT's PhD program and research. Candidates should therefore have a strong background in teaching and research in the subjects of architecture, tall buildings and future cities.
Please send a compelling letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and work samples, to: firstname.lastname@example.org. CTBUH and IIT will begin reviewing applications December 1 and will continue until the position is filled.
CTBUH and COA are committed to diversity and inclusion. Accordingly, women, BIPOC, and candidates from other historically under-represented groups are encouraged to apply. Illinois Institute of Technology is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA employer committed to enhancing equity, inclusion and diversity within its community. It seeks applications from all individuals regardless of race, color, sex, marital status, religion, national origin, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, and/or gender identity. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment.
For more information about the COA: arch.iit.edu.
For more information about the CTBUH: ctbuh.org/about.
Position Category: Full Time
Education & Experience:
A terminal degree in architecture, urban design, or a related field of study (M.Arch required; PhD desirable); demonstrated teaching, professional, and/or research experience in the areas of tall buildings and urbanism; proven ability and achievements in communicating fundamental architectural concepts through writing, presentation, and illustration.
Illinois Institute of Technology is a national, technological, Ph.D.-granting research university, with world-renowned programs in engineering, architecture, the sciences, humanities, psychology, business, law, and design. Founded in 1940 and tracing its roots back to the 1890s with the foundings of Armour Institute of Technology and Lewis Institute, IIT brings a focused, interdisciplinary approach to education, including the Inter-professional Projects Program. With five campuses throughout the Chicago area and alumni around the world, IIT pairs the educational and cultural experiences of America's Second City with the small feel of an undergraduate population of just over 2300 and total population of just over 7400.