Lehigh University

Adjunct Professor of Architectural History


The Department of Art, Architecture and Design at Lehigh University, in Bethlehem, PA, is seeking an Adjunct Professor of Architectural History to teach Contemporary Architecture Theory in Fall 2022.

The semester begins August 22 and ends December 2. The course meets in person on Mondays and Wednesdays 11:15am – 12:30pm, and enrolls 20 students. It is a second-level undergraduate seminar course, and introduces students to movements, projects, and ideas from early Modernism to the present period. In addition to topics of architectural history and theory, the course provides students an important opportunity to develop critical writing skills.

To apply for the position, please email a brief cover letter, current c.v., sample syllabi, and names and contact information for three references to Pamela Mongi, Department Coordinator: pgm0@lehigh.edu.  Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis through August 5, 2022.

A terminal degree is required, M.Arch., or a Ph.D. either completed or in progress.

Less than two hours from New York and an hour from Philadelphia, Lehigh University is a private, highly selective institution ranked among the nation’s top 50 research universities. We offer an undergraduate education in the arts that combines the depth of an art and design school training with the breadth and flexibility of a liberal arts curriculum. The department is housed in a 40,000-square-foot teaching and research facility with studio and classroom spaces serviced by the latest technologies and resources, including computer labs, printing facilities, and digital fabrication. We are part of the College of Arts and Sciences—the heart of Lehigh University—offering a wide variety of academic majors, minors, and interdisciplinary programs at both the undergraduate and graduate level.

Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status. We are committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community and are especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching and/or service, to this mission.