Lecturer (2 Positions): Department of Architecture (Job ID 5627) needed at University of the Free State

Job title : Lecturer (2 Positions): Department of Architecture (Job ID 5627)

Job Location : Free State, Bloemfontein

Deadline : May 25, 2024

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Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Teach the following at undergraduate or post graduate level: architecture design studio, together with a lecture-based module/s such as history and theory of architecture, architectural representation (CAD, computer rendering, digital fabrication, photography, presentation techniques) and professional practice.
  • Conduct research.
  • Mentor students towards design dissertations. 

Inherent Job Requirements:


  • A PhD in Architecture on NQF Level 10 (for a permanent appointment) 


  • A professional master’s degree in architecture on NQF Level 9 (contract appointment: five years during which a PhD on NQF Level 10 in Architecture or related discipline MUST be obtained to be converted to a permanent appointment).
  • A portfolio of architectural designs that demonstrate competence and innovation.
  • Evidence of manuscripts produced that have the potential to be converted or submitted for publication in accredited journals.
  • A good academic record (please attach).


  • Research interest in one or more of the following areas: architectural history and theory, architectural design or construction.
  • Registration with the South African Council for the Architectural Profession, or similar. 
  • Professional or academic work experience.

Required Documents

  • Please ensure that all relevant documentation is attached to your application. 
  • A detailed curriculum vitae and cover letter. 
  • Copies of qualifications (please provide the SAQA accreditation in the case of foreign qualifications).
  • Copies of all academic records (applicable where inherently required).
  • A copy of your identity document (ID or passport in the case of foreign nationals).
  • Proof of registration with a Professional Body (if applicable).
  • A copy of your driver’s license (if applicable).
  • Confirmation of employment from current employer / last employer if unemployed (only applicable to external applicants).

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