The Barnard-Columbia Urban Studies Program seeks a full-time assistant professor for a 3-year term position (with possible additional 2 year extension) beginning August 1, 2014. The program has a preference for a candidate specializing in one or more of the following areas: global urbanism; international urban governance and planning; urban, political or cultural geography; environmental sustainability; and GIS. Applicants must be prepared to teach introductory and upper level undergraduate courses.
Applicants must have PhD in hand; and, prior experience and commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching and advising.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a writing sample (no more than 20 pages) and contact information for three academic references. Applicants for Built Environment position should submit application materials as pdf files to
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