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    Part Time Landscape Ecology Faculty

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    The USC School of Architecture is seeking qualified lecturers for courses in landscape ecology in the discipline of Landscape Architecture. 


    The instructor will teach courses in introductory and applied landscape ecology to students with a range of undergraduate backgrounds including environmental science, fine arts, architecture and other science and liberal arts degrees. MLA students are expected to synthesize landscape ecology concepts into their studio design work. The course sequence in the Master of Landscape Architecture program includes a final semester advanced landscape ecology course intended to explore advanced investigations of ecology and natural systems in urban and rural landscapes. Instruction in these courses will include but is not limited to geospatial analysis, and ecological processes and habitat restoration on a landscape scale.  Courses are open to students outside the discipline of Landscape Architecture.


    Requirements

    Candidates must have a degree in ecology. An additional degree in landscape architecture is preferred.   Prior teaching experience is highly desirable. Candidates' work in teaching, professional work or research should illustrate strong research and achievement experience in the field of ecology at a landscape scale.


    This is a semester long appointment beginning in August 2019 or January 2020. Positions are open in both the fall 2019 and spring 2020 semesters.


    Location

    Los Angeles, California


    REQ20074789 | Posted Date: 05/28/2019 - Thru date - 2019-07-15

     
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    Part Time Graduate Landscape Architecture Design Studio Faculty

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    The USC School of Architecture is seeking qualified instructors for graduate landscape architecture design studio courses. Studio instruction and studio culture are the foundation of our design research program. Part time instructors oversee sections of approximately 12 students teaching the process of design at multiple scales and in a range of environments. Students integrate coursework in ecology, urbanism, social equity, topographic design, media and other related topics in their studio projects. Instructors may be teaching individual sections or be responsible for one section of a multi part group with other instructors/coordinator. Over the semester instructors will be responsible for coordination of site visits, presentations, lectures and other studio activities. Instructors will be responsible for providing regular individual critiques and periodic group reviews with invited juries.


    Requirements

    Candidates must have at least one professional degree in Landscape Architecture, preferably a Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA) or PhD. Prior teaching experience is desirable. Candidates work in teaching, professional work or research should illustrate strong creative work in design, and achievement in the field. 


    This is a semester long appointment beginning in August 2019 or January 2020. Positions are open in both the fall 2019 and spring 2020 semesters.


    The USC School of Architecture is seeking qualified instructors for Master of Landscape Architecture + Urbanism Program.


    Location

    Los Angeles, California


    REQ20074786 | Posted Date: 05/28/2019 - Thru date - 2019-07-15

     

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