The College of Business & Public Administration at Eastern Washington University invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in Urban and Regional Planning, within the Department of Urban Planning, Public and Health Administration to begin September 2013.
The Urban and Regional Planning programs at Eastern Washington University have a long tradition of applied research and student engagement in community development and professional planning practice. The Bachelors’ Degree was established in 1968, and the MURP in 1978; both programs have been accredited since the PAB process was established. We currently offer emphasis areas in environmental planning and sustainability; rural and small town planning; and American Indian Tribal Planning. The core faculty have both academic and professional planning experience, and utilize field research applications in most classes, working closely with professional planners in the field.
The Associate Professor position is to replace a retired faculty member, and we seek a candidate with both professional planning experience and teaching experience, preferably at a PAB accredited Planning Program. The position would start in the Fall Quarter (mid-September) of 2013.
Qualifications – Requirements:
Additionally, candidates must offer interest, experience pr ability to promote cultural competency or diversity.
Review of applications will begin after March 15, 2013. To be assured full consideration, please submit your application materials by the screening date through our online faculty application portal located here: https://jobs.hr.ewu.edu Submissions must include a letter of application which addresses each of the qualifications; curriculum vitae including a list of three references with addresses, email and phone numbers. You will also be asked to complete a short candidate profile form as part of the online process. Applications will not be accepted via email, regular mail, fax, or any other mode of delivery. Questions may be directed to Debra Jennings at (509) 828-1223.
EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY is a Masters I public university of over 12,000 undergraduate and graduate students offering high-quality liberal arts and professional programs in Cheney, in Spokane, and elsewhere in Washington State. This position will be based in the urban Riverpoint Campus in Spokane, a metropolitan region of over 450,000 with outstanding four-season recreational opportunities. Both the undergraduate and graduate programs in Urban and Regional Planning are accredited by the Planning Accreditation Board.
EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. We are an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged. Successful candidate(s) will be required to pass a background check.
SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS: Eastern strives to satisfy all requests for special access needs for persons with disabilities. Requests for such accommodations are welcome and may be made by calling Human Resources at: (509) 359-2381.