Visiting Assistant Professor
The successful candidate will teach three courses the first semester (Fall), and two courses in the second semester (Spring), plus provide student advisement (primarily in the Spring semester) including overseeing student internships, independent studies and Master’s papers in land use and environmental topic areas. Subject areas for courses include: planning process, plans, and community design; plan implementation; and undergraduate and graduate level environmental planning courses.
Although this is primarily a teaching position, the successful candidate is expected to participate fully in the life of the department by attending meetings and serving on committees.
Candidates must have, or be very near completion of, a PhD in Planning or a related field from a university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or internationally recognized accrediting organization. Preference will be given to those with expertise in land use, environmental planning, and related topics.
Applicants must address in their applications their ability to work with and instruct a culturally diverse population.
The University at Albany is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, Immigration Reform and Control Act and Americans with Disabilities employer. Minorities and women are especially encouraged to apply.
Professional Rank and Salary Range: Visiting Assistant Professor, $40,000
Start Date: September 1, 2013
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