Georgia Institute of Technology

Ventulett NEXT Generation Teaching Fellowship

 

Georgia Institute of Technology

School of Architecture

College of Design

Atlanta, Georgia

DESCRIPTION                   The Georgia Institute of Technology’s School of Architecture (SoA) invites applications for the Ventulett NEXT Generation Visiting Fellowship position for the 2021 – 22 academic year. This is a two-year, full-time 9-month non-tenure-track appointment requiring residency in Atlanta, Georgia. This appointment begins Fall 2021, with a review and evaluation after the first year. The NEXT Fellows is an initiative in the SoA intended to attract candidates who are at the beginning of their careers and interested in interdisciplinary teaching and research that merges design, technology, and culture.

TITLE                               Ventulett NEXT Generation Visiting Fellow in Architecture

OPPORTUNITIES /RESPONSIBILITIES             NEXT Fellows will be expected to teach design studios and/or seminars/workshops at both the undergraduate and graduate level and participate actively in the life of the School. The workshops can be used to assist the Fellow in his/her own directed research that will result in a public exhibition and lecture at the School. NEXT Fellows will be given an unparalleled opportunity to advance their own individual interests through teaching and design research utilizing the full resources of the College of Design including our Digital Fabrication & Robotics Laboratory that houses a suite of industrial-scale CNC equipment. Fellows will be encouraged to conduct interdisciplinary work with faculty from other schools within the College of Design and across campus, including computing, engineering, and sciences, and will be given support in making these connections. Fellows will also have the opportunity to work with SoA research faculty and Ph.D. students on projects of common interest.

QUALIFICATIONS              Candidates should have at least two years of teaching experience in design studios and should have a demonstrated capacity for the integration of technology and critical thinking into architectural design. Candidates must have a terminal degree of a Master of Architecture or greater.

SALARY                            Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Each Fellow also receives a stipend to support research-related expenses.

SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE                 The School of Architecture is one of five schools within the College of Design. Other schools include Industrial Design, Building Construction, City and Regional Planning and Music. The SoA has over 350 students in five degree programs: B.S. in Architecture (190 students), Master of Architecture (104 students), M.S. in Architecture (22 students), M.S. in Urban Design (10 students), and a Ph.D. in Architecture (38 students). The faculty is made up of 23 full-time tenured or tenure track faculty members and 35 part-time or visiting faculty members. The School of Architecture was recently ranked in the top ten in ten of the twelve focus areas of architectural education by Design Intelligence. For more information on the School of Architecture, please visit http://www.arch.gatech.edu.

GEORGIA TECH              The Georgia Institute of Technology, also known as Georgia Tech, is a top-ranked public college and one of the leading research universities in the USA. Georgia Tech provides a technologically focused education to more than 25,000 undergraduate and graduate students in fields ranging from engineering, computing, and sciences, to business, design, and liberal arts. Georgia Tech\’s wide variety of technologically-focused majors and minors consistently earn strong national rankings. Georgia Tech has six colleges and 28 schools focusing on Business, Computing, Design, Engineering, Liberal Arts, and Sciences.

APPLICATION                   Candidates must submit a letter of interest, Curriculum Vita, teaching interest statement (1 p. max), research statement (2 pp. max), portfolio of creative work (25 pp. max), and names and contact information for three references.

Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2021 and continue until the position is filled. Anticipated date for a shortlist is February 15, 2021, with interviews shortly after.

SEND MATERIALS TO     Application materials are accepted electronically here.

MORE INFORMATION       For questions and more information, please refer to www.arch.gatech.edu or contactIsra Hassan, isra.hassan@design.gatech.edu, Administrative Manager, School of Architecture.

 

The Georgia Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Diversity is one of Georgia Tech’s core values. Georgia Tech is an equal education/employment opportunity institution dedicated to building a diverse community. We believe that diversity includes the individual differences among people from differing social, racial, or ethnic backgrounds, gender, sexual orientations, gender identities, physical abilities and life experiences. We strongly encourage applications from women, underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.