Boghosian Faculty Fellowship

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job # 073604
Job Title Boghosian Faculty Fellowship
Location Syracuse
Pay Range commensurate with experience
FLSA Status Exempt

University hours – varies.

Job Type FT Academic
Campus Syracuse, NY
Unionized Position Code Not Applicable
Job Description

The Harry der Boghosian Fellowship is an endowed faculty fellowship that enables faculty, early in their teaching careers, to spend a year in residence during Fall 18 and Spring 19 at the Syracuse University School of Architecture.The recipient, over the course of an academic year, will develop a body of design research while teaching at the school.


The applicant must hold a professional degree from an accredited program in architecture and be in the early stages of a promising academic or professional career.

Job Specific Qualifications

Preference will be given to applicants with previous teaching experience and/or professional experience working in a prestigious widely recognized architectural or design firm. Applicants must present a well-defined and compelling research project statement, and show evidence of a developing research profile that may include built work, theoretical explorations, creative work and or scholarship


Fellows will teach one studio and two elective courses over two semesters that focus on the Fellow’s research project. The combined research and teaching will culminate in a public lecture and exhibition at the end of the spring semester. The Boghosian Fellow is expected to determine and pursue an independent research agenda within the discipline of architecture. The recipient will conduct research and develop the project with students enrolled in their studio and elective courses.

Physical Requirements




Application Instructions

In order to apply, please attach the following to your application:

1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Research project statement (2 pages max) Statement must outline anticipated research trajectory, pedagogical agenda and highlight outcomes for the Fellow, students, and the school community. – please attach this in “Other Document”
4. Portfolio Website Portfolio of visual and design work (5 pages max) – please attach this in “Writing Sample”
5. Letters of recommendation (2) – please attach as one scanned document in “Reference List”

About Syracuse University

Syracuse University is a private research university, with over 14,000 full-time undergraduate and over 4,000 full¬time graduate students representing the 50 states and 124 foreign countries. Founded in 1870, it is home to 11 schools and colleges offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees in Architecture, Arts and Sciences, Education, Engineering and Computer Science, Human Services and Health Professions, Information Studies, Law, Management, Citizenship and Public Affairs, Public Communications, and Visual and Performing Arts. Syracuse is a medium-sized city situated in the geographic center of New York State approximately 250 miles northwest of New York City. The metro-area population totals approximately 500,000 and offers many social, cultural, and recreational options, including parks, museums, festivals, a symphony orchestra, professional regional theater, and numerous malls and movie theaters. Syracuse and Central New York present a wide range of seasonal recreation and attractions ranging from water skiing and snow skiing, hiking in the Adirondacks, touring the historic sites and wineries along the Finger Lakes to biking trails along the Erie Canal. According to the latest edition of the Places Rated Almanac, Syracuse ranks in the top 10% of Best Places to Live.


Syracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.

Commitment to Supporting and Hiring Veterans

Syracuse University has a long history of veteran support through education, transition, and hiring. Syracuse University was ranked #1 in New York State and 17th in the nation at the end of 1947 in veteran enrollment as a result of participating in the Serviceman's Readjustment Act of 1944 – the original GI Bill. Today, SU is strongly committed to the Yellow Ribbon Program which is a provision of the Post 9/11 GI Bill to assist in tuition educational benefits and other support. In addition, SU provides a career path for veterans to become Syracuse University employees.

Job Posting Date 11/15/2017
Application Deadline 01/15/2018
Open Until Filled No
Priority Consideration 01/15/2018
Job Category Faculty
Message to Applicants

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Other Document
  4. Writing Sample
  5. Reference List
Optional Documents

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