University of Illinois at Chicago, Visiting Assisting Professor, Transportation Planning; app deadline 11.30.2012

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Reference: JOB36594
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Search for a Visiting Assisting Professor in Transportation Planning

The Department of Urban Planning and Policy ( in the University of
Illinois at Chicago invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor position, effective preferably
January 1, 2013 or August 16, 2013 to May 15, 2014. The appointment may be renewed for up to one
year. The program seeks outstanding candidates with a strong commitment to contribute to teaching and
research in transportation planning, with the ability to teach our required transportation planning and
policy courses as well as other courses in the planning program. Attractive candidates would have a track
record of peer-reviewed publications, research funding, and teaching experience or show great potential to
excel in these three areas. Candidates should have a Ph.D. (or expect conferral before August 15, 2013) in
transportation planning, engineering or a related field.

The College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs (CUPPA) was created in 1995 as part of UIC’s Great
Cities Initiative. The College houses two academic programs, The Urban Planning and Policy Program
and the Public Administration Program. The College hosts seven research centers: the Center for Urban
Economic Development, the Great Cities Institute, the Institute for Research on Race and Public Policy,
the Survey Research Laboratory, the Urban Transportation Center, the Urban Data Visualization Lab, and
the Voorhees Center for Neighborhood and Community Improvement. The Program is also affiliated with
the Institute for Environmental Science and Policy.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is a comprehensive public university that serves 25,000 students on a campus located just west of Chicago’s Loop. Its policy is not to engage in discrimination or harassment against any person because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, unfavorable discharge from the military, or status as a disabled veteran or a veteran of the Vietnam era and to comply with all federal and state nondiscrimination, equal opportunity, and affirmative action laws, orders and regulations. The University of Illinois is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. For a full consideration, please send both a hard copy and an electronic copy of a letter of application and a curriculum vita by November 30,
2012. In the application, include the names of three individuals from whom we can solicit letters of

Kazuya Kawamura
Associate Professor and Head
Department of Urban Planning and Policy
M/C 348, College of Urban Planning & Public Affairs
412 South Peoria St. Chicago, Illinois 60607