The Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking to fill a full-time tenure-track faculty position in urban design and urban planning (urban design, sustainable design, sustainable development and redevelopment, smart growth, healthy cities, and resilient neighborhoods). The position is at the assistant professor level or higher.
Applicants must have a Master of Architecture or Urban Design degree or a doctorate from an accredited school of architecture and we prefer that they have their degree by January 1, 2014. Ph.D’s may be in any field relevant to design and urban planning (e.g. urban planning, architecture, landscape architecture, engineering, or urban design). Applicants must have at least five years of experience working on urban design projects as designer or project manager. The standard teaching assignment is two courses each semester, including both undergraduate and graduate courses. The successful applicant will have classroom experience in teaching subjects that focus on urban design and sustainable development. The successful applicant must also be a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP), or must pass the AICP examination within two years of appointment and become a member of the AICP as a condition of continuing employment as an assistant professor.
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 Design Faculty in the subject line of the email. Attach a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a portfolio of work, a writing sample, and the names and contact information of three professional references. If a portfolio is too large to email, provide a pointer to an online version or a DropBox account. 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.