The University of Virginia School of Architecture (www.arch.virginia.edu) is seeking qualified candidates at the rank of Assistant Professor (Tenure Track), to join the Landscape Architecture faculty and participate in its innovative teaching and creative research. In recent years, the School of Architecture has undergone a series of transformations to continue longstanding traditions in design and craft. The studio and fabrication facilities have recently been renovated to provide state of the art facilities for computation and fabrication. The School is also engaging a robust research agenda through individual faculty projects and within the Center for Cultural Landscapes, Arctic Design Group, the Next Cities Institute, and the formation of a center for design computation.
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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.