California State University Northridge, Part-time Faculty Urban Studies and Planning; application deadline 29 November 2013

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Reference: JOB36750
Application deadline: CLOSED

Effective Date of Appointment
Academic year 2013-2014. All part-time faculty appointments are temporary and do not confer academic rank.

Anticipated Needs
Urban Studies 490C: Field Work

Courses or Specialization
An introduction to urban field analysis and interview techniques through supervised field work and individual projects.


  1. Completion of an advanced degree, PhD desired, in urban studies, planning (city, urban, regional, etc.), or a closely related field.
  2. Prior university or college level teaching experience desired with positive teaching evaluations.
  3. Ability to teach/mentor a diverse student population.

Current Salary Range
Fractional Amount of Base Salary ($2921-$5222) paid in six monthly installments.

Application Process
Applicants should forward a current resume and a letter which designates specific courses or areas they are interested in teaching and, whenever possible, times available for teaching assignments. The resume should include educational background, prior teaching experience, evidence of scholarship, and/or related professional experience.

Inquiries and applications should be addressed to:

Dr. Rob Kent, Chair
Department of Urban Studies and Planning
California State University, Northridge
18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330-8259

Paper application by US Mail or via email to and,cc: to

Application Deadline
Friday, November 29, 2013. Final determination of part-time teaching assignments is contingent upon student enrollment figures and funding.

General Information
California State University, Northridge, one of the largest of the 23 campuses of The California State University system, is located twenty-five miles northwest of central Los Angeles in the San Fernando Valley, a suburb with a multi-cultural population of over one million people. The University enrolls approximately 36,911 students (29,670 FTEs) from diverse backgrounds, served by 4,000 faculty. Nine Colleges offer baccalaureate degrees in 69 degree programs, master’s degrees in 58 graduate degree programs, 2 doctorate graduate program and 55 teaching credentials in the field of education, and various opportunities in extended learning and other special programs. For more information about the University, check our website:

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Applicants who wish to request accommodations for a disability may contact the Office of Equity and Diversity, (818) 677-2077.

The University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status.