The School of City and Regional Planning (SCaRP) at Georgia Tech invites applications for a one‐year visiting faculty position with an expected start date of August 2017. The successful candidate will contribute to our teaching program in one or more of these curricular areas: planning methods, statistics, housing and community development, real estate development, transportation planning, spatial analytics.
A doctoral degree in planning or a related field is required. Appointment as Visiting Assistant Professor would include instruction of four semester courses during the year and full‐time appointment. Appointment at higher ranks would include a more limited teaching assignment and less than full‐time appointment, as appropriate to concurrent sabbatical or research leave from another institution.
Applicants should email the following materials to Prof. Bruce Stiftel, Chair, School of City and Regional Planning, , scanned in order into a single PDF:
1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum vitae
3. Names and addresses (including email) of at least three academic/professional references.
Review of applications will begin 19 June 2017 and continue until the position is filled. The School of City and Regional Planning is a global leader in fostering sustainable, resilient and just communities. School research is augmented by the Center for Geographic Information Systems, the Center for Quality Growth and Regional Development, the Urban Climate Laboratory, and the Sino‐U.S. Eco‐Urban Laboratory. Georgia Tech is one of the world’s premier research universities, consistently ranking among U.S. News & World Report’s top 10 public universities and the Times Higher Education’s world top 10 technology universities.
Atlanta is an unparalleled planning laboratory illustrating both the best and the worst of early twenty-first century urban development. One of America’s fastest growing metro areas, it is home to the nation’s fifth largest concentration of university students. Atlanta is an increasingly diverse region with a growing international presence that has a rich history of pioneering social justice and pulling together for a common purpose.
The Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, strongly committed to diversity within its community. We welcome all qualified applicants, including minority group members, women, persons with disabilities, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.