Associate Dean Justice, Equity, Diversity & Inclusion, Assoc. Prof. Landscape Architecture University of Virginia Charlottesville, Virginia
Teaching is tremendously rewarding, but an academic career is a rigorous endeavor that extends well beyond the classroom. In this session, we talk about various pathways into teaching, describe the different types of academic appointments and their requirements, and discuss how to prepare for a career switch.
Gain awareness about the benefits, opportunities, and challenges for landscape architecture practitioners to switch to a career in academia.
Understand the different types of academic institutions, teaching appointments, and their requirements.
Understand how to find, prepare for, and apply to an academic position in landscape architecture.
Gain awareness about different possibilities for continuing to engage in professional practice while teaching.