Landscape Architecture position, Purdue University

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE

Assistant Professor (tenure track)

Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture Purdue University

West Lafayette, Indiana

Duties: The Department of Horticulture and Landscape Architecture, Purdue University, announces an academic year, tenure- track assistant professor position in Landscape Architecture. Candidates should demonstrate a clear potential to excel in an academic environment through excellence in research and peer-reviewed publication of scholarship leading to the development of new disciplinary knowledge. Undergraduate teaching is a primary responsibility of this position, and the successful candidate will be expected to establish a program of engaging classroom and studio-based teaching, student advising, and service. While all candidates must possess a broad set of skills applicable to a comprehensive education in landscape architecture, this position seeks expertise in landscape performance, focused on landscape ecology and ecological factors. Candidate’s ability to strengthen existing expertise in landscape plants and contribute to the teaching of plant materials as primary elements of design is highly desired. Collaborative approaches to scholarship at regional, national and international levels will be strongly encouraged. Continue reading