Tulane University

Director of Architecture (Open Rank)


The Tulane University School of Architecture seeks qualified candidates to serve as the Director of Architecture programs with a rank and salary commensurate with credentials and experience. The starting date of the position is as early as January and no later than July of 2022. The Director of Architecture is charged with providing academic and administrative leadership for both undergraduate and graduate architecture programs (B.S.Arch, B.Arch, M.Arch I and M.S.ARC); overseeing program budgets, developing curriculum, identifying instructors, coordinating teaching assignments and course schedule(s); assisting the Dean’s office with program accreditation, reviews, and assessment processes; facilitating student recruitment and retention; academic advising; and performing special assignments on behalf of the School related to the programs in architecture. The Director of Architecture will collaborate with the Associate Director of Architecture and work with several administrative staff members. All TuSA program directors report directly to the Associate Dean for Academics and work closely with the Dean. In addition, the director is expected to teach a total of nine credit hours (one studio and a lecture or a seminar course) during the nine-month academic year.

Learn more about us: https://architecture.tulane.edu/

The successful candidate must have a terminal degree in architecture (Master of Architecture) or an equivalent graduate professional degree, doctorate, or a Ph.D. in architecture or related fields. Professional licensure in the United States (or an international equivalent) and professional or academic administrative experience is desirable.

Application instructions and application link are available at: http://apply.interfolio.com/89975

We seek and welcome candidates’ applications from historically underrepresented groups, such as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color), women, LGBTQ+, and those living with disabilities as well as veterans. The search committee will commence its initial review of applications on September 15th, 2021. However, applications will be accepted and reviewed until the position is filled.

Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) employer committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory, diverse work and learning environment. For more information on this policy and its purpose, please read the Equal Opportunity/Anti-Discrimination Policy.