Rice University


Rice School of Architecture, located in Houston, Texas, invites applications and nominations for two tenure-track faculty appointments (assistant professor rank). Candidates should be qualified to conduct design studios at both the undergraduate and graduate levels and have the capacity to teach lecture courses and seminars in a specific area of expertise (technology, urbanism, history/theory/criticism, representation, fabrication, etc.). The school is particularly interested in candidates with a clear design/research/intellectual line of inquiry.

These positions are available beginning fall 2020. Candidates should hold, at a minimum, a Master of Architecture degree or its equivalent. Degree requirements must be fulfilled by July 1 of the year employment commences. Prior teaching and professional experience, and an outstanding record of design and/or scholarly work are expected. The deadline for applications is December 15th, 2019.

Applications must include a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a focused selection of work highlighting your design/research/writing (up to 10 pages), syllabi of previously taught courses or abstracts of possible courses, and contact information for three references. Submittals can be uploaded through http://arch.rice.edu/Contact/Employment-at-RSA/. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to submit a full portfolio at a later date.

Additional information about the Rice School of Architecture can be found at http://arch.rice.edu.

Rice University is committed to affirmative action and equal opportunity in education and employment. Rice does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, ancestry, age, disability or veteran status in admissions, educational programs, or employment.