Howard University Tenure-Track Faculty Positions

Howard University’s College of Engineering and Architecture (CEA) is entering an exciting new phase of transformation, and invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions in the Department of Architecture beginning August 2016. Faculty at all ranks will be considered in the areas of Architecture Design, Theory, History, Digital Technology, Structures and Sustainable Building Systems.

The search committee is seeking candidates with demonstrated excellence in teaching architectural design studio and lecture/seminar courses throughout the architecture curriculum. Candidates are also expected to embrace and engage in interdisciplinary teaching, research and creative activities within the College and University in one or more of the following priority areas; Historic Preservation and Adaptive Reuse, Construction Management, Community Design and Real Estate Development, Environmental Sustainability, Digital Design and Computation.

Applicants must possess first a professional degree in architecture and an advanced post-professional degree in architecture, with preference for a doctoral degree. Additionally, candidates must show demonstrated expertise in one or more of the support areas listed above and professional experience in architecture or related field (architecture licensure is preferred). Architectural History and Theory candidates must possess a Ph.D., or its equivalent, in Architectural History, or related field, and demonstrated experience in Architectural History instruction, Architectural Studies or Historic Preservation. Applicant must also demonstrate the following: evidence of the ability to pursue an independent program of research or creative activities, the ability to initiate and conduct research or creative activities across the disciplines of the College and University. Additional duties will include service to the university, local, national and international communities in advancing the mission of the university.

Applications, including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of research plan or creative endeavors, a statement of teaching interests and philosophy, a portfolio of professional, research and/or creative work and the names and contact address of three references to be submitted electronically to For more information, please visit the links below.

Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply.

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