||The Center for Sustainable Building Research, a design, research, and public engagement unit in the College of Design at the University of Minnesota, invites applications and nominations for the position of Director. The appointment will also hold a faculty title of associate or full professor in one of the Departments in the College of Design.
The Center for Sustainable Building Research (CSBR) leads and supports – through research, outreach, and education – the transformation of the regional built environment to provide for the ecological, economic, and social needs of the present without compromising the future. CSBR serves as a research incubator for cutting-edge sustainability ideas.
Position requirements include a professional degree in architecture, sustainability, or a graduate degree in a related field and significant experience in research, design, and/or professional work in one or more of the following areas: sustainable building and development, affordable housing, and community-based design and education. Effective administrative leadership and staff management experience, the ability to articulate a vision for formulating and implementing goals and policies, and evidence of bridging academic and non-academic communities are required. Candidates must have a record of excellence and productivity that merits tenure consistent with the University of Minnesota policy. Estimated start date is fall semester 2014.
For complete position description and application instructions, please visit http://employment.umn.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=110540. University Job Requisition #183907. Applications preferred by November 1, 2013. For more information, please visit: http://www.csbr.umn.edu and http://www.design.umn.edu
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