University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee



The Department of Architecture at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is conducting a search for full-time tenure-track faculty members at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin in Fall 2023. The department seeks candidates that demonstrate excellence in design and design research to teach in our graduate and undergraduate design studios and research seminars, conduct research in their focus areas, and provide service to the school.

Minimum Qualification
• Master of Architecture degree or related field (completion by August 2023).

Preferred Qualifications
• Professional licensure or an advanced research degree, such as a Ph.D.
• A commitment to advancing architecture through innovative teaching.
• A record of research and/or design experience that aims to advance contemporary architectural thinking and production (may include but is not limited to built work, theoretical explorations, historical scholarship, publications, extramural funding, and/or exhibitions.
• Potential to teach design studio and related courses.

The Department of Architecture offers a unique range of externally funded studios, building long-term relationships with regional industrial and institutional partners. Our track record in establishing these relationships provides ample opportunity for our students to engage professionals in numerous fields outside of architecture. Additionally, SARUP is now home to two significant international design awards, the Marcus Prize and the Urban Edge Award. Both highlight SARUP’s commitment to Milwaukee by bringing international talent into the studios. The Department offers BARCH, BSAS, M. Arch., MS, MUD and Ph.D. degree programs and faculty are encouraged to teach at all levels. The department is open to all areas of expertise and design research including but not limited to contemporary theory, climate change and ecology, media and computational design methodologies, beginning design, housing, and public space studies.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to review additional information about the school at or contact Search and Screen Chair Alex Timmer at

Application materials must be submitted online. The review of applications will begin on January 16, 2023. Please note that applications received after January 15, 2023, may not receive consideration.