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Visiting Assistant Professor

Post Date:

January 4, 2019


University of Colorado Denver


Denver, CO


College of Architecture and Planning
Visiting Assistant Professor


The University of Colorado Denver seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

The Department of Architecture at the College of Architecture and Planning, University of Colorado Denver, invites applicants for a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position to commence August 2019. The Department seeks highly motivated candidates, with a developed pedagogy and the ability to combine teaching with a progressive research agenda and/or creative activity.

The College of Architecture and Planning and University of Colorado Denver
In addition to the Architecture Program, the College of Architecture and Planning (CAP) offers a BS in Architecture and professional Master’s degrees in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Urban and Regional Planning, Historic Preservation, and a PhD in Design and Planning. CAP also maintains several partnerships with universities in Asia, Europe, and the Middle East, and houses four research centers: the Colorado Center for Community Development, the Center of Preservation Research, the Center for Advanced Research in Traditional Architecture, and the Colorado Center for Sustainable Urbanism. For more information visit:

Job Responsibilities
The Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Architecture is expected to teach design studios and lecture courses at the Undergraduate level.  In addition to teaching, the candidate is expected to engage in research/creative work, and service. The standard academic-year teaching load is two courses per semester.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Terminal degree in architecture (or international equivalent)
  • Evidence of ability to teach lecture courses and design studio
  • Demonstrated expertise and teaching in a field of study
  • Evidence of research and/or creative work

Preferred Qualifications

  • Ph.D. in the history of architecture or an allied field

The search committee will begin reviewing applications on February 25, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled.

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