Open Staff Positions

        The following positions are open at IIT Architecture. 
        Interested applicants must apply through the IIT Human Resources website.

        Communications Consultant (click job title for link to application portal)

        In collaboration with the Dean, the Director of Communications, faculty, and staff, the Communications Consultant will formulate and implement comprehensive communications and content dissemination strategies. These strategies will promote an ongoing understanding of IIT Architecture and its activities for all communities, internally in the College, in the wider IIT university, in the city of Chicago, nationally, and internationally, and across all media and formats, including web, newspapers, magazines, journals, books, posters, pamphlets, television, and radio. The Consultant will curate, produce, and edit a diverse range of materials including website, announcements, news, promotional materials, catalogues, and scholarly publications and journals alongside related CoA initiatives such as the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize (MCHAP) and the print/digital publications resulting thereof. The Consultant will work daily and directly with the Director of Communications on all marketing and communications projects.


        Bachelor’s degree in Communications, PR, Marketing, Journalism preferred. Candidates must have at least two years of experience in a communications, outreach or public relations setting. Experience in Higher education is highly desirable. Experience in writing, editing, publishing, web/social media management, preferably in architecture, design or similar is required.

        Knowledge & Skills
        Must be able to multi-task. Mass e-communication platform experience is mandatory. Adobe InDesign experience a plus. Capacity to work independently and ability to perform as part of a team; strong attention to detail and a high standard of excellence; ability to prioritize and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously.

        Page updated August 31, 2018.