Lecturer in Architectural Drawing

Hogeschool West-Vlaanderen



Appointment Characteristics

You will be recruited for a limited duration from 01/09/2019 to 31/08/2020. Extension / appointment is possible.

There is a possibility that an educational activity can be organized during the evening and / or on Saturday.

The maximum granted seniority from the private sector and / or as a self-employed person is 10 years for this position. This useful professional experience can be granted if you provide the necessary supporting documents and after examining the complete file. To the extent applicable, seniority may be increased by seniority from the public sector.

Job Description

Howest, Hogeschool West-Vlaanderen is a creative, innovative and entrepreneurial college with 6,000 students and 800 employees with campuses in Bruges and Kortrijk. From the start of the 2019-20 academic year, graduate courses will now also be set up.

We are looking for a (practical) lecturer for the Architectural Drawing graduate course that can be used in the modules Architectural Drawing 5 (with Revit), Architectural Drawing Solid Construction 3 (with AutoCad and Sketckup). You will receive the following exciting assignment:

  • You teach students in a professional and dynamic way. You adapt your teaching style to the target group of this course.
  • You guide students of these modules: you are their coach for your modules. You also monitor students who drop out within your module.
  • You work out assignments and give feedback about these assignments to students. Students must work independently at home. They will be guided by you. A well-founded course package is very important for this, you also work this out.
  • You evaluate the students on the basis of permanent assignments and a final exam.
  • You participate in the department meetings, where the vision and approach of the course is discussed.
  • You develop the course material for your modules. You contribute to the development of the theme library of the program.
  • You become an expert in your field: BIM and Revit, but you also help other colleagues in their domain. You are a sounding board for other colleagues. You are flexible, so you can support other colleagues and replace them if necessary.
  • You get space for your own input, but you respect the vision and individuality of the program. Modules are coordinated with each other, so that the training is a coherent and coherent whole. You actively contribute to the marketing of the training. You are present at information days and SID-in exhibitions.
  • You maintain contact with alumni and the professional field.
  • You report to the coordinator of the graduate course.


Required diploma and knowledge:

  • You have a bachelor's or master's degree (architecture, engineering, applied architecture)
  • You have thorough knowledge of BIM and Revit and are familiar with drawing packages such as AutoCad and SketchUp.

If you have a foreign diploma, with the exception of the Netherlands, an equivalence certificate from NARIC (www.naric.be) must be added.

Howest competence profile:

  • You take on your professional role in a committed manner.
  • You are open minded.
  • You are a team player.
  • You respond adequately and agile to change and innovation.
  • You are convinced of the importance of social commitment.
  • You are a broad networker and you bring your professional network within Howest.
  • You help build the international dimension of Howest.
  • You have an attitude of lifelong learning.


Work and practical experience as well as experience in (higher) education is a plus for this vacancy!


Howest, Hogeschool West-Vlaanderen, is an atypical, creative, innovative and entrepreneurial college. We try to put our core values, Serve Empower Care, into practice every day. We take care of our students and train them to be immediately employable professionals.

Howest is an open and pluralistic college, with respect for diversity. As an agile and decisive organization, Howest offers its employees maximum opportunities to develop. Howest offers a team-oriented work environment.

More Info

For substantive information you can contact: 
Rudy De Jaegher - graduate coordinator architectural design

For information about the appointment characteristics you can contact: 
Luc Verhalle - director of personnel and HR

Application Procedure

Candidates will only be sent electronically via https://ses.howest.be   and this at the latest on 16/08/2019. You register with a login and password. We also ask you to upload your CV, motivation letter and diploma in the system. Once registered, you must also effectively apply for this vacancy.

Candidates are screened based on the CV and motivation letter. Those who qualify further are invited for a selection interview.

In your application, please refer to Polytechnicpositions.com