Kent School of Architecture is looking for talented individuals to contribute to our high quality research programmes and to excite and educate our students in the design studios. We are seeking to appoint four lecturers with an interest in design to make an outstanding research contribution to the School and contribute to teaching.
We are looking for researchers who can demonstrate a strong research and/or innovation practice profile. The successful candidates will have a PhD, a strong research and/or innovation related practice profile and be eligible for inclusion in the forthcoming REF. The successful candidates will have expertise and make a major contribution to one or more of the following specialisms:
sustainable construction and materials
history of design
history of architecture (with a specialisation)
contract law, ethics and management
For further and full criteria please refer to the attached job specification.
Kent School of Architecture
Kent School of Architecture (KSA) is one of the fastest growing schools of architecture in the country. The Guardian University Guide 2012 indicates that we are 1st in the UK for spend per students and 3rd for Student Staff Ratio. We have consistently been in the top ten in all league tables for employment prospects.
Our research activities have been strengthened by the appointment of a Professor of Sustainable Architecture and the establishment of a new research centre, the Centre for Architecture and Sustainable Environments - CASE. The new centre supplements the growing influence of our other centre, the Centre for Research in European Architecture - CREAte.
For full information about the school visit: http://www.kent.ac.uk/architecture/
Closing date for applications: 21 May 2012
Interviews are to be held: 21 & 22 June 2012
The University is keen to ensure we meet our obligations under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage anyone who has the necessary skills, qualities and experience to apply. Currently women are under-represented in this area so we would welcome applications from women.
Please see the links below to view the full job description and also to apply for this post (please do not send your application directly to the department).
How to apply - for posts of this nature you will be required to fill in the main details section as well as upload your CV, a one page summary (this should include details of experience and other information in support of your application with direct reference to the advertisement and further particulars) and any supporting documents.
Applicants for the part-time posts as Lecturer in Architectural Design should apply through job reference HUM0258