Job Summary Overview:
The Department of Interior Architecture in the Division of Architecture and Design at the Rhode Island School of Design invites applications for a full-time faculty appointment at the rank of assistant professor to commence in fall 2017.
Rhode Island School of Design recognizes diversity and inclusivity as fundamental to its learning community and integral to an art and design education. We welcome candidates whose experience in teaching, creative practice/scholarship, professional practice, service, or personal experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
We seek a colleague who shares our pedagogical philosophy to establish a clear aesthetic, theoretical and technological framework for the investigation of design interventions in the built environment.
Job Qualifications Required:
The candidate should demonstrate a record of scholarly and professional achievements and the ability to teach and critique in the fields of Interior Studies, Exhibition Design and Adaptive Reuse. A Master's degree (or its equivalent) in Interior Architecture, Architecture, or a related field is expected.
Being at the intersection of architecture, conservation and design, the Department seeks a colleague able to engage in cross-disciplinary collaboration, within the College and beyond, on the discourse on art, design and society.
- Relevance and excellence in teaching experience of minimum 2 years in a part-time of full time position in the field of Interior Architecture, Exhibition Design, or similar.
-A record of an emerging creative practice, scholarship and research in the field.
-An advanced degree in Interior Architecture, Exhibition Design, Architecture, Interior Design, or other related fields.
Additional required qualifications include:
-Professional experience in Interior Architecture, Adaptive Reuse, preservation, exhibition design or a related discipline.
-Ability to motivate students to think critically and develop creativity
Job Qualifications Preferred:
Preference will be given to those with a secondary field in history/ theory, preservation/ conservation and/ or exhibition design.
Employment Type: Full-Time
Department: Interior Architecture