The Project Designer/Architect will oversee and execute urban design and planning projects including project publication-ready drawings, models, and reports working in such programs as InDesign, Lumion, Photoshop, Illustrator, 3D Studio Max, and AutoCAD. Must be able to combine design with research. The position may involve conducting interdisciplinary planning work with experts in allied fields.
The University of Arkansas is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. The university welcomes applications without regard to age, race/color, gender (including pregnancy), national origin, disability, religion, marital or parental status, protected veteran status, military service, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity. The university is especially interested in applications from qualified candidates who would contribute to the diversity of all program areas. The University of Arkansas also has a commitment to be responsive to the needs of dual career couples. For additional information, visit the Human Resources website: http://hr.uark.edu. All applicant information is subject to public disclosure under the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act and persons must have proof of legal authority to work in the United States on the first day of employment.
Minimum Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree in architecture or equivalent from an accredited institution of higher education • Strong design/planning and representational skills as evidenced in portfolio • Accomplishment in 3-D imaging software programs
Preferred Qualifications: • Master’s degree or equivalent from an accredited institution of higher education • Architectural Registration/Licensure • At least three years of experience in award-winning, design-oriented offices
Additional Salary Information: The University of Arkansas benefits package includes University contributions to health, dental, life and disability insurance, tuition waivers for employees and their families, 12 official holidays, immediate leave accrual and a choice of retirement programs with University contributions ranging from 5% - 14% of employee salary.
Internal Number: NC1225P
About University of Arkansas Community Design Center
An award-winning design center of the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design, the University of Arkansas Community Design Center (UACDC) has developed a repertoire of new community design methodologies with currency at the national level. UACDC design solutions introduce a multiple bottom line, integrating social and environmental measures into economic development.