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Position Available: Assistant/Associate Professor of Architecture

School of Architecture

Assistant/Associate Professor of Architecture

Summary of Duties

The School of Architecture at Marywood University, Scranton, PA, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor of Architecture beginning in the 2014-2015 academic year. The successful candidate will be actively engaged in the continuing development of a recently established School of Architecture that seeks to formulate and implement innovative pedagogies in architectural education and to create a learning environment that focuses on environmental stewardship and sustainable design. The School opened in the fall of 2009, offers degrees in Architecture and Interior Architecture/Design, and has a current enrollment of 250 students. Students and faculty pursue experiments in collaborative learning in a uniquely renovated building that received LEED GOLD certification for its initial phase of reuse.

Marywood University if s comprehensive Catholic University sponsored by the Congregation of the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, located in northeastern Pennsylvania.


  • Educational:

    Applicants must have an advanced professional degree in architecture (M. ARCH. or above) and demonstrated experience in both teaching and professional practice. Professional licensure and LEED accreditation will be considered advantageous qualifications for this position.

  • Work Experience Requirements:

    The successful candidate will participate in the development of a new post-professional M.ARCH. program for those holding the first professional B.ARCH. degree. Candidates should have experience teaching at both graduate and undergraduate levels in the field. Additionally, candidates must demonstrate the ability to teach advanced courses in one or more of the following areas: architectural history/theory, digital design/fabrication, or landscape/urban design.  All members of the faculty engage in teaching, scholarship and service, including student recruiting and advising.

How to Apply

All submissions must be sent electronically. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send: a Letter of Application stating the applicant’s interest and goals; a Curriculum Vitae; an unofficial University /College Transcript; a Portfolio containing examples of teaching/creative design/scholarly work; and a list of three (3) references, by January 1, 2014 to:

Prof. James Eckler
Chair, Search Committee
Marywood University
School of Architecture
2300 Adams Avenue
Scranton, PA 18509-1598

Marywood University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities.

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