The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, seeks a full-time tenure-track faculty member in international development planning and policy. Expertise may be in any relevant specialty (e.g., infrastructure, housing, natural resources, development processes, globalization, migration, vulnerability). The position will be at the assistant or associate professor level.
Applicants must have doctorates, and we prefer that they have their degree by January 1, 2014. Ph.D’s may be in any field relevant to international planning and policy (e.g. urban planning, public policy, engineering, geography, economics, political science). The standard teaching assignment is two courses each semester, including undergraduate and graduate courses. The successful applicant will have classroom experience, field experience in a developing country, and a demonstrated commitment to performing high quality research.
The Bloustein School offers undergraduate degrees in Public Policy, Planning and Public Policy, and in Public Health; master’s degrees in Urban Planning and Policy Development and in Public Policy; the Ph.D. in Planning and Public Policy; and joint degrees in public health, business, law, infrastructure, and other fields. The School has 18 research centers and institutes, and annually attracts at least $20 million in external funds. Rutgers New Brunswick is located in the heart of the Northeastern megalopolis and is one of the nation’s leading comprehensive public research universities, with annual research expenditures exceeding $700 million, and membership in the Committee on Institutional Cooperation and the Association of American Universities. For further information, visit the web site at http://policy.rutgers.edu.
Please apply to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put International Development in the subject line of the email. Attach a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a writing sample, and the names and contact information of three professional references. Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2013.
Rutgers is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer committed to expanding the educational diversity of its faculty and students and encourages applications from a broad variety of candidates.