1. Develop planning recommendations for campus development and campus-level landscape architecture based on institutional priorities, coordinating with the Director of Planning Design and Construction; Grounds, Sustainability, Facilities Engineering, and Facilities Maintenance and Operations 2. Ensure that institutional planning objectives and strategies are incorporated into projects. 3. Review the work of external planning consultants to ensure projects reflect the planning intent, university design and construction, and standards, schedule, and budget as established by the Director of Planning, Design, and Construction. 4. Review, update and maintain university design and construction guidelines related to land planning. 5. Prepare reports and presentations that identify issues and present options to inform university decision-making. 6. Provide information and recommendations on physical and comprehensive planning and design issues, large-scale planning and sector studies, and special facilities planning topics. 7. Manage requests for the development of campus outdoor spaces, soliciting input for the development of projects and ensuring plans and compliance with University objectives. 8. Maintain working relationships with local city, county, and state government officials, University City Partners, and private developers on issues that affect campus development. 9. Perform other duties as required.
Minimum Experience / Education:
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in a discipline related to the area of assignment and one year of related experience; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Licensed to practice architecture or landscape architecture by the North Carolina Board of Architecture or the North Carolina Board of Landscape Architects. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.
University Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in a discipline related to the area of assignment and five years of related experience including one year in a supervisory capacity; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Licensed to practice architecture or landscape architecture by the North Carolina Board of Architecture or the North Carolina Board of Landscape Architects.
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
Bachelor's or Master's degree in planning, landscape architecture, architecture, or engineering and five years of related experience or equivalent combination of training and experience.
LEED Accredited Professional or LEED Associate
Licensed to practice landscape architecture by the North Carolina Board of Landscape Architects.
Membership in the America Society of Landscape Architects, Association of University Landscape Architects, Planners, American Planning Association, or other related professional associations.
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UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.