Oklahoma State University School of Architecture is accepting applications to fill two tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level in Architectural Engineering. The successful candidates will have a primary focus in building structures, environmental control topics, or architectural construction management.  One of the two positions will teach engineering core courses (Statics or Strengths). Teaching in architectural design studios is also an expectation of these positions.  The positions are primarily focused upon teaching, however all faculty are expected to develop a creative and scholarly agenda that contributes to the mission and goals of the school, college, and university.

About the OSU School of Architecture

The programs in the School of Architecture are ABET and NAAB accredited and depend on a dedicated faculty of 18 professors working as a close-knit team and serving a student body of 350.  For 113 years, the program has been professionally educating architects and architectural engineers, combining a strong design and problem-solving curriculum with an emphasis on technology and building systems integration.  The School’s state-of-the-art facilities support faculty and students in their educational endeavors and scholarly pursuits.  The School of Architecture fosters a collegial atmosphere among the faculty, most notably through team-taught design studios.  Collaborative and multi-disciplinary research and scholarship are valued and embraced through the School’s integration of accredited undergraduate programs in architecture and architectural engineering as well as its role in the College of Engineering, Architecture and Technology.

For further information about the school, faculty, and degree programs – visit ceat.okstate.edu/arch

Contact: Professor S. Bilbeisi, the Head of the School of Architecture, suzanne.bilbeisi@okstate.edu

Candidate Credentials

Preference will be given to candidates who have a Master of Architectural Engineering or equivalent advanced engineering degree with a professional license (PE or SE) and significant practice experience, or experienced candidates with a Ph.D.

Candidates must be able to teach introductory and advanced level structural engineering courses or environmental control topics and core engineering courses, instruct students in professional design projects, and contribute to fundamental architectural design studios.

Position Responsibilities

The responsibilities of the job include teaching courses; supervising the efforts of student assistants; serving under applicable regulations on graduate student committees; advising students on curricular and career choices; assisting student organizations; serving on departmental, college and university committees; assuming major responsibilities for those areas assigned by the school head. An Assistant Professor is expected to develop scholarly and professional maturity as evidenced, variously, by publication at conferences; development of substantial course and curriculum materials; active participation in appropriate technical societies. Candidates are expected to develop a scholarly agenda as well as participate in academic and professional service.

Required Application Materials

Interested applicants will apply online at https://jobs.okstate.edu, and provide the following via electronic PDF files:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Teaching Philosophy (1 page)
  • Statement of Scholarship Interests (1 page)
  • 3 references, with contact information
  • Examples of professional work and/or examples of academic instruction/scholarly work

Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicants must submit the following documents in pdf format: a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a single pdf document, limited to 5MB, containing 1) a one-page statement of teaching philosophy, 2) a one-page statement of scholarship interests, 3) at least three references, and 4) examples of the their professional work, creative work, and/or student work.


Screening of applicants will begin November 1, 2022 and will continue until the positions are filled, pending availability of funding.  The successful candidates will join the faculty January 2 or August 1, 2023.  Please submit questions to the Chair of the Search, Professor John Phillips at john.j.phillips@okstate.edu

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