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Dean, College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs

The University of Texas at Arlington invites inquiries, applications and nominations for the position of Dean of the College of Architecture, Planning and Public Affairs (CAPPA), a center for excellence in collaborative research and learning regarding the built environment. Since its formation in 2015 by bringing together the University’s School of Architecture and School of Urban and Public Affairs, CAPPA has focused on becoming a leader in research regarding sustainable urban communities through its degree programs and research centers.

CAPPA is one of the few colleges in the United States offering five disciplines whose integration reflects the interdisciplinary practice of their professions. In CAPPA, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, planning, and public policy interface, providing endless synergistic possibilities for education and scholarship. Students therefore have a unique opportunity to experience how these disciplines intersect with one another, providing an important preview of what they will experience in their future careers as professionals.

For more information, please see the position description (doc) and the candidate resources in the left column.


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UTA has met Department of Education requirements to be considered a Hispanic-Serving Institution. To qualify, at least 25 percent of a university’s full-time undergraduate enrollment must be Hispanic.

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