Iowa State University, Lecturer, Community & Regional Planning; submit by 06.28.2013 for priority consideration

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Reference: JOB36655
Application deadline: CLOSED

Position: Lecturer
Department of Community & Regional Planning
College of Design
Iowa State University
Vacancy #: 130593

The Department of Community and Regional Planning at Iowa State University is seeking to hire a lecturer for the 2013-2014 academic year. This is a full-time, nine-month, non-tenure. The temporary lecturer position is primarily geared toward teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. We seek an individual with strong physical and environmental planning training and experience, capable of teaching a variety of planning and urban design classes and studios. Versatility and a strong interest in teaching is of utmost importance.

The individual hired for this position will teach lecture/seminar classes during the academic year focused on the fundamentals of environmental planning and on the principles and practice of site development. The person will also be expected to teach studio classes focused on urban design and on community planning. In addition to teaching responsibilities, the individual will be encouraged to contribute to student advising and community outreach activities within his/her area of expertise.

The successful candidate should possess a graduate or professional degree in urban planning, architecture, landscape architecture, or urban design (ABD’s are encouraged to apply). Iowa State offers a competitive salary, and this position provides full benefits.

To apply, candidates should submit a cover letter describing academic and professional qualifications and interest in the position, a current CV, and list of three references with contact information. The position is open until filled but for priority consideration, application should be submitted by Friday June 28, 2013. Application materials should be submitted to: www.iastatejobs.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=83731.

Questions about the position should be directed to:
Francis Owusu
Professor and Interim Chair
Department of Community and Regional Planning
Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa
fowusu@iastate.edu
(515) 294-7769