UNIVERSITY OF CYPRUS

Associate Professor in Architecture

Location
Nicosia (CY)
Posted
10 Apr 2018
End of advertisement period
30 Apr 2018
Academic Discipline
Arts & Humanities, Architecture
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

The Department of Architecture at the University of Cyprus invites applications for visiting academic position in Architecture, for the Fall Semester 2018-2019 (01/09/2018 – 31/12/2018).

Research may address topics/courses in Architectural Design, Architectural Communication Media (including Electronics), Architectural Theory and History, Architectural Technology, Sustainable Design or Landscape Architecture. 
 
REQUIREMENTS:
 
The minimum requirements for each academic rank can be found at the department’s webpage: http://www.ucy.ac.cy/arch/en/open-positions.  
 
The official languages of the University of Cyprus are Greek and Turkish. For the above positions knowledge of Greek is necessary. 

Citizenship of the Republic of Cyprus is not a requirement. 

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:
 
Before submitting an application, applicants should ensure, that in case they are selected they will be residing in Cyprus on a full time basis during the employment period; submission of application implies acceptance of this condition. Furthermore, acceptance of this term must also be explicitly stated in the letter of application.

The successful candidate(s) selected for the position must have obtained a leave of absence (or a sabbatical) from their current University. 

The successful candidate(s) will be required to teach a total of nine (9) hours per week (equivalent teaching load to 1 architectural design course or 3 theoretical courses) 

Monthly gross salaries according to the current legislation governing this position is approximately as follows: 

Visiting Academic (Associate Professor):    €3,258.70  

Gross pay may vary based on fluctuations imposed by State regulations. A bonus equivalent to a percentage of the 13th monthly salary will also be awarded based on the percentage time of the year during which the candidate is employed. 

SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION: 
 
Applications can be submitted electronically using the online application system https://applications.ucy.ac.cy/recruitment.  
The applications should include the following: 
 
1. The “electronic cover letter of interest” (which appears in the system after your create an account) will require the candidate  to submit information about their academic qualifications and the research fields or courses they are interested in teaching (for example: Architectural Design, Architectural Communication Media, etc)    

2. A Curriculum Vitae.

3. Copies of Degree certificates in English/Greek

Selected candidates will be required to submit copies of degree certificates officially certified by the Ministry of Education (for certificates received from Universities in Cyprus) or from the Issuing Authority (for foreign Universities). 
 
The Digital Application size should not exceed 20 MB. 
 
Applications must be submitted by Monday, April 30th, 2018 until 10.00 am local time, GMT+2.  Any additional details will be announced at the following link http://www.ucy.ac.cy/hr/el/academic-staff. For more information you can send an email to Architecture@ucy.ac.cy with subject “Visiting Academic Position to the Department of Architecture, Fall Semester 20182019”.    
 
NOTE:  
Only successful candidates will be informed of the committee’s decision.