Hello,I am a recent MLA graduate interested in education (through teaching in LA programs/universities) along with working. Does anyone have any advice on how to get connected to universities if you…Continue
"As one of the posters on the site alluded, these kind of plans represent failed planning ideas. Just as with an orthogonal grid or streets laid out in the shape of a palm, natural patterns are ignored, treated as if they are not even there. Where…"
"Yeah, it was a bit tongue-and-cheek for a title, the use of animism and biomimicry, so don't take too much offense. That said, by definition, they are both appropriate (in the most rudimentary and simplified sense) for describing these plainly…"
"Perhaps this is simply a cavil, but these township designs are neither biomimicry nor animism. Those are two different things.
Biomimicry may offer some great inspiration and innovations for design.
Animism, well that's a different matter"
"Animurbanism is hard to say without laughing... but the idea has been around for a long time...
Our Nations Capitol:
N. American Indian Serpent Mound:
Peruvian Nazca Indians
Why do people do this? To establish ownership of an area, for a…"
Thank you for your constructive feedback. There have been many insightful responses to my post and I appreciate the time many of you have taken to give me specific advice in order to help my future career goals.
Furthermore, I wanted…"
"As a retired teacher I might tell you that if you are interested in teaching in the present and possibly worsening economic situation, you might consider teaching out of field for a year or two depending on the teaching out of field rules in your…"
"Found this job posting on LinkedIN...thought I'd send it to you.
Visiting Contract Faculty Position, Department of Landscape Architecture, Ball State University
VISITING CONTRACT FACULTY POSITION
DEPARTMENT OF LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
"... also, I hate to say this, but even in landscape architecture a PhD is required for many teaching positions. If you want to teach, you may want to seriously consider that route, especially in this day and age where jobs are few and far between."
"hi there.. beyond networking, you may also want to try teaching at the 'extension' courses at your local college. Here in Berkeley we have UC Extension... college courses that offer certificates and classes in many areas including…"