The Department of Landscape Architecture, School of Architecture at the University of Virginia seeks applications to fill non-tenure-track instructional Lecturer positions for Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters.
Specialized subject areas of particular need may include, but are not limited to: Studio, Seminar, Lecture, Intensive Short Course, Visual, Discussion, Independent Study and/or Workshop. Qualified incumbents may be hired into one or more of the specialized areas (Undergraduate and/or Graduate Courses). Other duties may include, but are not limited to: organizing guest lectures, course-specific advising, developing or reviewing curricula, advising, guiding students in their research papers, grading, preparing course material for on-line delivery, and organizing and leading field trips.â¯
Masterâ™s Degree in a relevant field is required. A relevant terminal degree is preferred but not required. Candidates must have a strong commitment to teaching. Preference will be given to candidates with prior university-level teaching experience. The qualified candidate should demonstrate professional and/or academic expertise in the specialized subject area, and provide evidence of teaching ability and experience which applies to students' achieving the goals and learning outcomes of the program. Compensation will take the form of wages paid on a bi-weekly pay cycle.â¯
This is an at-will faculty wage position. Faculty wage appointments are not eligible for employee benefits and are subject to change contingent upon available funding and/or course enrollment/cancellation and carry no expectation of renewal.â¯
To apply, complete an application online through https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs, and attach a current CV, cover letter, and a document containing complete contact information for three references. Search on requisition number R0009121. Only applications completed as instructed above will receive consideration.
Questions regarding the online application process should be directed to Brandi Shifflett, HR Specialist at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University will perform background checks for all new faculty hires prior to making a final offer of employment.â¯ (FSAKA)
The University of Virginia is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. â¯
Internal Number: R0009121
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.