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Lecturer in Architecture (043)

Salary range: 
£35,845 to £41,526 pro rata

The Architecture subject area at Suffolk is seeking an experienced Architecture educator to contribute in one or more of the following strands in the growing BA (Hons) Architecture: architectural design, creative spatial practice, theory and methods, technology and sustainability.

The successful candidate will contribute to Design Synthesis and/or other modules bringing strong and forward-thinking pedagogical ethic based on their field of specialism and may lead specific modules or units of assessment based on experience. The successful candidate must be prepared to offer lab support and practical tuition as well as seminar-based teaching. We invite applications from experienced academics and practitioners with a track record of relevant expertise in the UK who are aware of ARB/RIBA standards and current University teaching methods and principles.

Architecture at Suffolk is part of the School of Engineering, Arts, Science and Technology (EAST). Our home School is one of the most diverse in the University with strong links to the Suffolk Sustainability Institute. Our dynamic learning and innovation environment make us an ideal place for people with curious minds and a passion for solving problems. Our Programmes provide strong integration of Arts, Science, Engineering and Creative Technologies to address the demands of the ever-changing societal needs via scholarly-led teaching, business engagement and research.

Candidates are kindly invited to define in their cover letter which modules they are interested in contributing. Shortlisted candidates will be expected to present specific learning and teaching proposals as part of the interview process.


Closing date: Friday, 6 November 2020

Interview date:  Friday, 20 November 2020

Start Date:  Monday, 18 January 2021

We are actively committed to growing and supporting a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all backgrounds and communities. We particularly welcome applications from black and ethnic minority candidates and from candidates with a disability who are currently under-represented within our workforce. 

We consider flexible working requests for all our vacancies.

Closing date: 
Friday, November 6, 2020 - 17:00

How to apply:

  1. Read the Guidance Notes and Privacy Notice
  2. Fill in the Application Cover Sheet
  3. Fill in the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form
  4. Attach a curriculum vitae and a covering letter setting out clearly how you meet the essential and desirable criteria for the post

EITHER return them as Word (.doc) or Rich Text Format (.rtf) attachments by email to including the post title in the email subject heading
OR by post to:

The Human Resource Team
University of Suffolk
Waterfront Building
Neptune Quay
Ipswich IP4 1QJ

After submitting your application, if you have not heard from us before the interview date shown, please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview.

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