The Department of Design at California State University, Sacramento is currently accepting applications for a full-time tenure-track position as Assistant Professor of Interior Architecture.
Currently, the Bachelor of Arts degree in Interior Design is one of three degrees, along with the B.A. in Photography and B.S. in Graphic Design that form the Department of Design which is housed in the College of Arts & Letters.
The programs comprising the Department of Design instruct students in areas of technical and aesthetic expertise, broaden their understanding of the history and theory of design, as well as ground students in the variety of cultural and professional practices necessary to be an effective photographer, interior architect, or graphic designer. The Department of Design is in the process of transforming its curricular structure. The B.A. in Interior Design is being replaced by a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Architecture. This process should be complete by Fall 2019 and is contingent on final program authorization from the CSU Chancellor's Office, WASC and NASAD.
Teaching of lecture and studio classes with a concentration on interior architectural design, graphics, and history. Instruction responsibilities may include design studios, computer drawing labs and architectural history courses.
Contribute to the ongoing administrative tasks of running the Interior Architecture program, including student advising, the hiring and mentoring of part-time faculty, course scheduling, and other related activities.
The ongoing pursuit of teaching, scholarly and professional/creative activities that maintain an appropriate professional profile
Service and contributions to the Department of Design and the University through participation in Department, College, and University level committees and organizations
Master of Architecture (M.ARCH), Master of Interior Architecture (M.I.A.) or Master of Arts (M.A.) or Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) in Interior Architecture or Interior Design.
Special Knowledge and Abilities:
Strong knowledge of architectural design methods, principles, practices and processes, including research and concept development, as demonstrated by your academic or professional work and/or your students' work.
Demonstrated knowledge of architectural graphics needed for design presentation and construction documentation, including knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit & rendering software.
Knowledge of Western and non-Western architectural history
College or university level teaching experience in studio and lecture courses.
Experience working with students and colleagues of diverse backgrounds and experiences in a team-based environment.
Experience in professional practice
Demonstrated ability to incorporate diverse users' needs, values, & experiences into professional architectural practice.
Experience with instruction in computer labs and with basic maintenance of hardware and software
Initial Application Review: 01/16/2019
Posting Number: F0100P
Internal Number: 3554
About California State University, Sacramento
Sacramento is one of the most diverse and integrated major cities in the country and Sacramento State is committed to providing a quality education for all of our region's students. Our campus community represents the broad diversity of our state, and we believe that all are enriched and unified by this diversity. Sacramento State is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their teaching, research, and service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.Sacramento State is in the heart of Northern California and just five miles from the State Capitol. With more than 30,000 students and 1,600 full- and part-time faculty, Sacramento State is California's capital university. Quality teaching is a top priority at Sacramento State, which offers a wide range of degrees, programs, and career opportunities - and its lush, 300-acre campus is situation along the American River, close to numerous bike trails and other recreational areas.