Job Description

Extended Job Title
Visiting Asst Professor

Org Level 1
Texas Tech University

Org Level 7
B52000 - Architecture

Position Description
Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
A strong academic and professional background in architectural design is required. Previous teaching experience is required. Primary responsibility for teaching Third and Fourth Year Design Studio. In addition, the successful candidate will teach two core courses in areas that may include: Construction, Digital Media, Historic Preservation, and/or a Media Elective. The successful candidate is also expected to contribute to the overall learning environment in the College.

Grant Funded?

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated experience in teaching and scholarship, and applicants with a portfolio demonstrating experience with built work. A professional degree in architecture is desirable. Previous experience with one of the subjects noted in the core curriculum courses is desirable.

Texas Tech University


Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Recommendation/Referral, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Other Instructors


EEO Statement
As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university does not discriminate on the basis of an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. Texas Tech welcomes consideration of dual career and professional couple accommodations.

Required Qualifications
Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate’s intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity

Salary Grade

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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