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Syracuse University's faculty of distinguished scholar-teachers attracts outstanding students from every part of the United States and the world. This strength is evident in both our achievements and our diversity, reflecting SU's legacy as a place of access and opportunity and its unique excellence among institutions of higher education.

Faculty Spotlight

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Building Performance

On a cool, overcast summer day, engineering professor Jianshun Jensen Zhang stands outside a two-story house with brown siding on South Campus and talks about the issues involved in having a properly weatherized home. But this is no ordinary house.It is the Building Envelope Systems Test (BEST) Laboratory, a new research and development facility designed to monitor the performance of air barriers—systems of materials, such as wall assemblies, that control unintended air movement in and out of buildings. Read more

Prospective Faculty

Prospective Faculty

Looking for a faculty position? Check out what SU has to offer. Be part of a diverse community of scholar-teachers working in classrooms, laboratories, studios, and sites near and far to make a difference in the world. Read more