Heriot Watt University is seeking an assistant professor in architecture to join its faculty in Dubai.
Heriot Watt University is looking to expand our global team of academics working in the field of sustainable design. Consequently, the school of energy, geoscience, infrastructure and society is seeking to appoint an assistant professor in architecture. The successful candidate will be based in Dubai but will engage with a team that spans our global footprint.
This is an exciting opportunity to develop a leading role in the development and delivery of innovative teaching and scholarship. Heriot-Watt University is known for its research-informed course delivery and the global multi-campus education it provides. The successful applicant will have a student-centred approach to pedagogy and curriculum design and will be encouraged to innovate.
This is an exciting time to join an already successful team. It is expected that the applicant will have expertise in one or more of the following areas:
- sustainable design
- construction and technology
- digital platforms for design
- history and theories of architecture
Previous teaching experience and a commitment to the student experience are essential. Evidence of innovation in teaching delivery is desirable. Applicants must also possess demonstrable team working and communication skills. The candidate must hold an international recognised honours degree in architecture (RIBA PART 1/2/3 and/or ARB or NAAB).