Texas Tech University Assistant/Associate Professor in Lubbock, Texas

Position Description

Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Major/Essential Functions

The candidate will be expected to teach all courses levels and chair thesis and dissertation projects while providing service to the department, the college, and the University as appropriate. Applicants must have a demonstrated ability to establish a focused research program as new faculty are expected to be engaged in scholarship or creative activity that attracts significant external funding in the form of fellowships, grants, exhibits, etc.

Required Qualifications

Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate’s intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity.

Preferred Qualifications

All applicants should have earned a terminal degree (Ph.D., MFA), by appointment time, in Interior Design or related field. Ph.D. preferred. Preference will be given to candidates with a strong background in design theory including two-dimensional and three-dimensional visualization (both manual and digital), lighting design, and CAD graphics. NCIDQ eligible or NCIDQ certification preferred.

EEO Statement

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university does not discriminate on the basis of an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran. Texas Tech welcomes consideration of dual career and professional couple accommodations.

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Extended Job Title: Assistant/Associate Professor

Work Location: Lubbock

Org Level 1: Texas Tech University

Campus: Texas Tech University

Department: Department of Design DOD

Does this position work in a research laboratory?: No

Required Attachments: Cover Letter Portfolio Professional/Personal References Research Statement Resume / CV Teaching Philosophy Transcript

Job Type: Full Time

Pay Basis: Monthly

Salary Grade: 800

Travel Required: Up to 25%

Shift: Day

Grant Funded?: No

Requisition ID: 11651BR