University of Missouri-Kansas City, Associate Professor in Urban Planning + Design; review of apps begins 11.30.2012

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Reference: JOB36555
Application deadline: CLOSED

The Department of Architecture, Urban Planning + Design (AUPD) at the University of Missouri – Kansas City invites applications for a tenured or tenure-eligible Associate Professor/Professor position in Urban Planning + Design. The position has an expected start in August 2013.

We seek candidates with a commitment to engaged scholarship, teaching, and planning practice. While we aim to improve our strengths in community development, urban design, historic preservation, transportation and environmental planning; we are especially looking for candidates with the capability to expand our offerings in one of the following areas: housing, finance, and/or collaborative planning processes employing new technologies. A Ph.D. in urban planning or in a related field such as public administration, geography, economics, political science or sociology is the preferred qualification; candidates with substantial professional planning experience and a terminal degree will also be considered. The candidate is also expected to contribute to the Urban Studies program housed in the department. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

UMKC is an equal access, equal opportunity, affirmative action employer that is fully committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.

Review of applications begins on November 30, 2012 and continues until December 31, 2012. The position remains open until filled.

Applications will only be accepted online. Please refer to our website http://www.umkc.edu/hr/career-opportunities/ to apply, position 54396. Please attach cover letter, curriculum vitae, three references, and a statement describing your research and teaching experience as one document for the “Resume” attachment. Limit document name to 50 characters. Size limit 11 MB; please do not include special characters (e.g./, &, %, etc.).