Assistant Professor, Urban Studies
|Salary:||Competitive at an international level|
|Placed on:||5th September 2016|
|Expires:||5th November 2016|
Yale-NUS College, a collaboration between the National University of Singapore and Yale University, invites applicants for a tenure track position at the Assistant Professor rank in the interdisciplinary area of Urban Studies. Applications are welcome from any relevant social or spatial discipline, although we have an interest in scholars who use architectural or sociological/demographic approaches to understanding urban questions. A background in quantitative analysis, formal urban analysis, and/or spatial analysis (including GIS) would be considered advantageous.
Applicants should have a relevant PhD and be active researchers with a commitment to creative and effective undergraduate teaching and mentoring. The incoming faculty member would join a committed team dedicated to the development and teaching of the Urban Studies Major and Yale-NUS’s flagship Common Curriculum (see http://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/curriculum/common-curriculum).
The appointee will be expected to begin their duties in time for the start of the 2017-2018 academic year. Salary, benefits, and leave policies will be competitive at an international level. Yale-NUS College is committed to supporting faculty research through various grants, research, and travel allowances.
Review of application begins October 21, 2016 and continues until the position is filled. For general inquiries, please refer to https://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/ or email: Enquiry_SocialSciencesDiv@yale-nus.edu.sg.
Yale-NUS College values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity. For additional information about the College and the faculty hiring process, including submission guidelines, and to apply, please visit our website at: https://www.yale-nus.edu.sg/careers/faculty/. To directly access the application portal, please visit: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/YaleNUS.
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